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Blood Dauber

Our fifth podcast for February is “Blood Dauber” written by Ted Kosmatka and Michael Poore and read by Kate Baker.

 
icon for podpress  Clarkesworld Magazine Issue 113 - Blood Dauber by Ted Kosmatka and Michael Poore [82:55m]: Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (24837)

 
First published in Asimov’s Science Fiction, October-November 2009.
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February ISSUE

Blood Dauber

The animals hate you.
You get used to that, working at a zoo. Over time, it becomes a thing you can respect.
Bell trudged up the path, pushing the wheelbarrow before him, already sweating under his brown khaki uniform. He squinted in the bright sunlight, eyeing the exhibits as he ascended the hill: the goats and their [...]