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

Sun Yisheng / Nicky Harman

心都碎了 (lit. The Heart, Too, Broken)

Short story by Li Xiuwen.

Translations:

The Heart, Too Broken

Translated by Karmia Olutade

Publications

The Heart, Too Broken Pathlight: New Chinese Writing May 2015 Mainland China
The Heart, Too, Broken (Read Paper Republic) Paper Republic June 2016 Online