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Bodies

Fiction Gothataone Moeng

I still go into the city sometimes. When it cannot be avoided, I, as we used to say, very nice myself. I powder my face, paint my lips red, and subdue my body into skintight jeans. I brace myself for the city center and its deceptions.

This time, it was the pain in my body that was unavoidable, and  [...]

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Issue 25

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25

Winter 2017

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Gothataone Moeng was born in Serowe, Botswana and lives in Oxford, Mississippi. Her short fiction has been anthologized in Summoning the Rains (Femrite), The Bed Book of Short Stories (Modjaji), and Lemon Tea and Other Stories (Petlo Literary Arts Trust).

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