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Why else would you have kept such a foggy photo, if not because it contained something important?
Light had damaged the film roll, spreading a gray smudge across the upper two-thirds of the image. Only a pair of legs, from knobby knees downward, remained visible.
After I found that photo among your things, I stared at it for days. Scrutinizing everything around the smudge for an answer.
But when I resurfaced again to feed myself, the upper two-thirds of my vision had gone foggy.
I got it then. You wanted to know how the photo had done this to you.
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Little Blue Marble 2022: Warmer Worlds
Featuring “I Hope This Email Does Not Find You!”
The last eight years have been the warmest on record.
Little Blue Marble‘s anthology of speculative climate fiction and poetry from an international slate of authors mourns and hopes in equal measure for the fate of our world and its ecosystems.
May these visions of the future inspire collective action before climate chaos becomes irreversible.
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