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July 2014 ISSUE

Stone Hunger

Our second piece of audio fiction for July is “Stone Hunger” written by N. K. Jemisin and read by Kate Baker.

 
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July 2014 ISSUE

Stone Hunger

Once there was a girl who lived in a beautiful place full of beautiful people who made beautiful things. Then the world broke.
Now the girl is older, and colder, and hungrier. From the shelter of a dead tree, she watches as a city—a rich one, big, with high strong walls and well-guarded gates—winches its roof [...]

November 2010 ISSUE

On the Banks of the River Lex

Death lay under the water-tower on a sagging rooftop, watching the slow condensation of water along the tower’s metal belly. Occasionally one of the water beads would grow pregnant enough to spawn a droplet, which would then fall around — and occasionally onto — Death’s forehead. He had counted over seven [...]

November 2010 ISSUE

On the Banks of the River Lex

Our first piece of audio fiction for November is “On the Banks of the River Lex” written by N. K. Jemisin and read by Kate Baker.

 
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February 2010 ISSUE

Non-Zero Probabilities

The 2009 Nebula Awards Final Ballot was announced this week and we are very pleased to see two works from Clarkesworld competing in the short story category. "Non-Zero Probabilities" by N.K. Jemisin and "Spar" by Kij Johnson are fantastic stories and we couldn’t be happier for both authors.
We’ve previously podcast "Spar" and felt it [...]

 
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September 2009 ISSUE

Non-Zero Probabilities

In the mornings, Adele girds herself for the trip to work as a warrior for battle. First she prays, both to the Christian god of her Irish ancestors and to the orishas of her African ancestors — the latter she is less familiar with, but getting to know. Then she takes [...]