hic·cup also hic·cough \ˈhi-(ˌ)kəp\
a. A spasm of the diaphragm resulting in a rapid, involuntary inhalation that is stopped by the sudden closure of the glottis and accompanied by a sharp, distinctive sound.
b. A monthly audio podcast series of stories with soundtracks, featuring writers reading work inspired by a pre-selected theme
c. A live monthly event every second Saturday at the Hyperion Tavern in Los Angeles, featuring many of these writers performing their work with live soundtracks
d. All of the above