The highway leading into the city from the west is jammed full of abandoned cars. Manoeuvring the cumbersome Hyundai around them has been difficult for some time, but now Maria has to leave the car to shut doors and move other cars out of the way every twenty meters. She’s finally forced to stop. The lines of cars stretch as far as she can see, baking under the unforgiving northern Greek sun, hazard lights flashing. Some of the engines are still on, purring softly or gasping on fumes.
In this episode of the Strange Horizons podcast, editor Anaea Lay presents Natalia Theodoridou's "The Birding: A Fairy Tale."
A romance, between the Forest and the Sea, / where the Sea is a woman covered only in seakelp
In this episode of the Strange Horizons podcast, editor Ciro Faienza presents poetry from the December issues of Strange Horizons.