“In the city of concrete and dust he biked to work in the morning and back home in the afternoon. In the evening he ate soup made of beef broth, cabbage, chili, garlic, a few slices of sweet pear, a hard boiled egg and cut buckwheat noodles, while he watched the news on the chubby TV in his main room.”
in Atticus Review
Thank you very much to editor Katrina Gray for giving my story a good home.
Thank you also to Chris Galvin Nguyen for sharing of her knowledge of tea for the story.
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