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January 2018 ISSUE

The Lighthouse Girl

This episode features “The Lighthouse Girl” written by Bao Shu and translated by Andy Dudak. Published in the January 2018 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine and read by Kate Baker.

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January 2018 ISSUE

A Cigarette Burn In Your Memory

This episode features “A Cigarette Burn In Your Memory” written by Bo Balder. Published in the January 2018 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine and read by Kate Baker.

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January 2018 ISSUE

Sour Milk Girls

This episode features “Sour Milk Girls” written by Erin Roberts. Published in the January 2018 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine and read by Kate Baker.

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January 2018 ISSUE

Say it Low, then Loud

This episode features “Say it Low, then Loud” written by Osahon Ize-Iyamu. Published in the January 2018 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine and read by Kate Baker.

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January 2018 ISSUE

A World to Die For

This episode features “A World to Die For” written by Tobias S. Buckell. Published in the January 2018 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine and read by Kate Baker.

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January 2018 ISSUE

A World to Die For

Your hunting party of repurposed, cobbled together and barely-repaired pre-Collapse electric vehicles sweeps across the alkaline rich dust flats of old farm land. The outriders are kicking up rooster tails of dust into the air behind them, their bikes scudding over the dirt and slamming hard into every divot and furrow. Pennants whip about in [...]

January 2018 ISSUE

Say it Low, then Loud

Efosa always dreams of absolutes. A whole integer leaping through the spaces of his subconscious. A positive value an everlasting constant in sleep, where there should be no place for negativity. No space for fractions.
A half thought mind is the breeding ground for enemies, his mother says, in sleep too. She is long gone, as [...]

January 2018 ISSUE

Sour Milk Girls

The new girl showed up to the Agency on a Sunday, looking like an old dishrag and smelling like sour milk. Not that I could really smell her from three floors up through the mesh and bars, but there’s only three types of girls here, and she was definitely the sour milk kind. Her head [...]

January 2018 ISSUE

A Cigarette Burn In Your Memory

Gouda’s clients have always lost someone, even if it takes them a while to work up to it. This man has lost a daughter. His kind, round face is grooved with sadness. She likes him at once, which isn’t her usual MO. “She was taken two years ago,” he says. “Me and the wife had [...]

January 2018 ISSUE

The Lighthouse Girl

March 12, 2027
My name is Ling Rourou . . . right Papa? Yes, I am Ling Rourou. Today I am seven years old. Papa’s name is Ling Dong. He gave me this mini laptop as my birthday present. Papa says all I have to do is open it and speak into it, and everything I say will be [...]