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

Sun Yisheng / Nicky Harman

[If I Fall Asleep on the Plane That’s Going to Crash] (lit. If I Fall Asleep on the Plane That’s Going to Crash)

Short story by Kong Yalei.

Translations:

If I Fall Asleep on the Plane That’s Going to Crash

Translated by Allan Barr

Publications

If I Fall Asleep on the Plane That’s Going to Crash Pathlight: New Chinese Writing Sept. 2014 Mainland China