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on: May 09, 2017, 08:09:39 PM
PodCastle 469: Ravana’s Children

by Ian Muneshwar
read by Kaushik Narasimhan
hosted by Setsu Uzume
A PodCastle original!

Rated PG-13.

It was the end of a summer that burned through Queens quick as a fever, and Jamie couldn’t sleep. He twisted in his sheets, kicking them to the bottom of the bed, and watched his box fan. The blades made ribbons of the streetlights and cast sharp-sided shadows that chased each other across the walls.

Outside, his parents were fighting.

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Ian Muneshwar is the son of an Indo-Guyanese immigrant. He currently lives in Raleigh, where he’s pursuing an MFA at NC State. You can read more of his work in Clarkesworld Magazine, Gamut, and the anthology An Alphabet of Embers.

Kaushik Narasimhan is a management consultant by day, writer by night and psychonaut every weekend. He tweets at @kazarelth.

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Reply #1 on: May 16, 2017, 12:36:34 AM
I couldn't follow this one at all, the imagery was cool though. I like tales of mortals meeting diminished gods.

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