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Peter Darbyshire

January-February 2011

Fiction: We continue to pray for something to end our prayers by Peter Darbyshire

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We expected the world to end in fire, or maybe flood. An asteroid from the heavens, perhaps, or a drowning ocean from the melted ice caps. We expected a plague to arrive on every flight that descended into our cities, for our own bodies to rise up against us. We expected something apocalyptic. Something we […] More »