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

Sun Yisheng / Nicky Harman

红豆 (lit. Red Beans)

Short story by Zong Pu.


Red Beans

Translated by Geremie Barme

In W.J.F. Jenner (ed), Fragrant Weeds, HK: Joint Publishing, 1983, 195-228.

Also in Hugh Anderson, ed., A Wind Across the Grass. Ascot Vale, Victoria: Red Rooster Press, 1985, 52-72.

Rpt. in Amy D. Dooling, ed., Writing Women in Modern China The Revolutionary Years, 1936-1976. NY: Columbia UP, 2005, 247-74