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  • from WHAT DO YOU WANT TO PLAY?
  • Grace Shuyi Liew (bio)

Things that sound dirty:

We dry our wet clothes on the line.

Malaysia? Is that next to Bulgaria?

When the meat is completely cold, slice it thinly. Each slice should have a strip of skin along the top. If your slices are very large, you may wish to cut them into a couple of pieces; each slice should make a good mouthful. Hold your knife at an angle.

On a scale of one to ten, how much does it hurt?

Wish I had your hair.

You have never seen Seinfeld?

The native species of the Asian continent have no word in their language for “No” when it comes to white men.

Mangosteen, sweet fruit, easy flesh.

Hide those eyes. The way they smile makes me want to blind myself or hurt you. [End Page 155]

Grace Shuyi Liew

Grace Shuyi Liew is from Malaysia. Her work can be found in Puerto del Sol, Madison Review, H_ngm_n, TYPO, The Dirty Napkin, PANK, and elsewhere. She reads for Waxwing magazine. Find her online at graceungrateful.com

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Additional Information

ISSN
2166-014x
Print ISSN
0884-3457
Pages
p. 155
Launched on MUSE
2015-07-19
Open Access
No
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