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December 2018 ISSUE

The Names and Motions

This episode features “The Names and Motions” written by Sheldon J. Pacotti. Published in the December 2018 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine and read by Kate Baker.

The text version of this story can be found at:
http://clarkesworldmagazine.com/pacotti_12_18

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December 2018 ISSUE

The Names and Motions

{ You love me now. }
        We love you now.
{ Let us remember why. }
   Knowing is loving.
        All-knowing is all-loving.
{ We begin. }
We begin early in the memories.
The bleeding in my gums didn’t seem wrong until a lady at church scolded my grandma to make my mom keep me right. She got strangers from the church to [...]