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

Sun Yisheng / Nicky Harman

[The Cold] (lit. The Cold)

Short story by Chi Hui.


The Cold

Translated by Nicholas Richards, January, 2015

"A field nurse remembers a harsh winter in the wake of a war with aliens, when his father died at their hands"


The Cold (www.theworldofchinese.com) The World of Chinese Jan. 2015 Online