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We Will Talk About Other Things Instead by Deborah Oluniran

Season 1, Ep. 4

When a woman wakes up to find a baby she has no recollection of having lying beside her, you just know you’re in for some drama. That’s just the opening of Deborah Oluniran’s short story titled “We Will Talk About Other Things Instead,” so imagine the twists and turns the author has for you.

In this episode of The Shorttales Club, Cryptte takes the helm to lead AbdulHanan, Fresh and Oz into the fractured mind of our protagonist. Does she discover whose baby it is? Is it secretly hers? Is it some sort of setup? Go read the story to find out or listen to the spoiler filled episode to determine what sort of story you’re getting yourself into.

Oz suspiciously takes the back seat in this one as our merry band of bedroom critics take things much more seriously than usual. The episode is chock-full of insight, speculation and personal experiences that will likely leave you afraid and thoughtful too. 

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