The coffin fell apart.
There was the sound of decayed wood crumbling, and a cloud of smoke surged out, like water vapour from a hot steamer.

Yan Lianke / Carlos Rojas

Fang Gezi

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Woman writer from Zhejiang province, born 1967. Writes short stories and novellas. Comes highly recommended by some critics/publishers. For two different reviews of her novella 《作了一个梦》, click, here and here