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

Sun Yisheng / Nicky Harman

一句该死的话 (lit. That Damned Thing She Said)

Short story by Fu Yuli.

Translations:

That Damned Thing She Said

Translated by Nicky Harman

Publications

That Damned Thing She Said Pathlight: New Chinese Writing Sept. 2014 Mainland China
That Damned Thing She Said (Read Paper Republic) Paper Republic March 2016 Online