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September 2019 ISSUE

Lapis

Florid Park
Szanna, do you remember this game from the twentieth century? Skip along the informational alleys of realspace, leap the archives inter-generationally. A descending white cascade of snow. #FFFFFF. Pixelated scrub. You’re a miniscule skier. Your motor control is dampened by four low-acuity arrow keys, by the graphics cards and CPU speeds of antiquity. [...]

April 2016 ISSUE

The Cedar Grid

Our fourth podcast for April is “The Cedar Grid” written by Sara Saab and read by Kate Baker.

 
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April 2016 ISSUE

The Cedar Grid

Jassim is giving chase and he shouldn’t be.
Beneath the flapping robes of Jassim’s running target, a deadly corset bristling with titanium circuitry flashes into view. He catches an unmistakable mineral scent with its nose of vanilla sponge coming off the attacker—not a human odor, nowhere near the vinegar of his condemned-man’s sweat.
Sprinting footfalls judder in [...]

November 2015 ISSUE

In the Queue for the Worldship Munawwer

Our third podcast for November is “In the Queue for the Worldship Munawwer” written by Sara Saab and read by Kate Baker.

 
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November 2015 ISSUE

In the Queue for the Worldship Munawwer

PRE-TAKEOFF REPORT—WORLDSHIP K5-NME, “MUNAWWER”
FROM: Suraya Khouri-Smith (Lead Ground Attaché, Munawwer Crew)
DATE: January 15th, 2139
FOR: Dougal Smith (Transition Commander, EVAC-Central)
Commander Smith,
I hope you’ll forgive the whimsy of this report. I’ve held my silence my entire life, and there are many things I deserve to say to [...]