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Published Apr 10, 2020 · 1,274 words (5 minutes) · 104 views
Ellery thought she knew her mother, until she didn't.
Published Apr 10, 2020 · 3,178 words (12 minutes) · 3 likes · 222 views
For a hundred days he avoids her unfinished knitting, one of the last things she touched before she died. But the moment he touches the needles, he hears the unmistakable sound of her laughter, and now he’ll stop at nothing to finish what she started.
Author Hal Y. Zhang’s stories and poetry have appeared in Fireside Fiction, Nature Futures, Liminality, and more. Her literary-meets-science-fiction chapbook HARD MOTHER, SPIDER MOTHER, SOFT MOTHER is available now from Radix Media.