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July 2012 ISSUE

The Switch

Our second piece of audio fiction for July is “The Switch” written by Sarah Stanton and read by Kate Baker.

 
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July 2012 ISSUE

The Switch

It starts out like this: halfway up a ladder looking at the stars. Xiao Zhu is behind me with the paint pots, whistling something tuneless to himself. I’ve got a brush in my hand and a delicate tracework of flowers in front of me; there’s a job to be done, and Lao Yang is waiting. [...]