A Simple Request

“You’re starting a new school,” she said; “don’t tell your new friends you were adopted.” What about my friends at my old school? I guess I don’t have to talk to them anymore. Won’t someone notice that there aren’t any baby pictures? I could just flip through pictures quickly if it comes up. What is … More A Simple Request

Microinterview: Katherine Shehadeh

Katherine Shehadeh’s 100 word microfiction, “A Simple Request”, will appear in the third issue of The Centifictionist (Vol. 2, Issue 1, Spring/Summer 2021). Katherine graciously answered a few brief questions for us. Read the interview below. 1. What inspired the story “A Simple Request”? “A Simple Request” was inspired by the seemingly small interactions we … More Microinterview: Katherine Shehadeh