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December 2016 ISSUE

Painter of Stars

Our second podcast for December is “Painter of Stars” written by Wang Yuan and read by Kate Baker.

 
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Originally published in Chinese on the World Chinese Science Fiction Association website, 2014-10-31.
 
Translated and published in partnership with Storycom.

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December 2016 ISSUE

Painter of Stars

1. Deepening Dusk
I stood by the window, gazing through fire-resistant glass at the falling locus of the sun. The long sentence of the day was about to reach its period. For three days I had understood time in a new way, abandoning the traditional hour, minute, and second hands of the clock, conceiving an infinitely [...]