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October 2018 ISSUE

Sparrow

This episode features “Sparrow” written by Yilin Wang. Published in the October 2018 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine and read by Kate Baker.

The text version of this story can be found at:
http://clarkesworldmagazine.com/wang_10_18

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October 2018 ISSUE

Sparrow

The rooftop is quiet except for the hum of a plane passing overhead, heading to a faraway elsewhere. The sharp stench of ammonia rises from the bucket hanging from your window-cleaning belt. Running your fingers across the safety harness and clips that encircle your chest and back, you triple check all the safeguards to ensure [...]