“You’re stepping on my shadow, please back off,” she said.

Sun Yisheng / Nicky Harman

没有炊烟的村庄 (lit. A Village of Cold Hearths)

Short story by Sheng Keyi.


A Village of Cold Hearths

Translated by Brendan O'Kane


A Village of Cold Hearths Peregrine - An English Companion to Chutzpah! Magazine Feb. 2012 Mainland China

Collected in

Chutzpah!: New Voices from China multiple multiple