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A Bind

A Bind By Nora Seilheimer From issue 22.2 of Fourth Genre     If you travel with a fear of flying, mental health experts recommend that you hold fast to the facts. Remind yourself of statistics that show that the most dangerous part of your travel day is the car ride to or from the …

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Jennifer By Cuifen Chen From issue 22.1 of Fourth Genre     This is how I know my teachers have come to my name on the class register: a pause. A squint so fleeting across their faces, I only don’t miss it because I’ve been watching for it. Their lips forming half-whispered shapes as they …

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