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April 2014 ISSUE

The Cuckoo

Our first piece of audio fiction for April is “The Cuckoo” written by Sean Williams and read by Kate Baker.

 
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April 2014 ISSUE

The Cuckoo

April 1st, 2075, 9:15-9:23am
More than one thousand commuters traveling via d-mat arrive at their destinations wearing red clown noses; they weren’t wearing them when they left. The global matter-transmission network is rebooted, source of the glitch unknown. All the clown noses are destroyed except for three retained by private collectors.
April 1st, 2076, 10pm precisely
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