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

Sun Yisheng / Nicky Harman

萤火虫之墓 (lit. Grave of the Fireflies)

Short story by Cheng Jingbo.

Translations:

Grave of the Fireflies

Translated by Ken Liu

Publications

Grave of the Fireflies (clarkesworldmagazine.com) Clarkesworld Jan. 2014 Online