"Hoodie" by Tonya Liburd — published in Apex Magazine, issue 131, May 2022.
Read it here: https://www.apex-magazine.com/
Tonya Liburd shares a birthday with Simeon Daniel and Ray Bradbury, which may tell you a little something about her. She has been the recipient of a 2021 Horror Writers Association Diversity Grant. Her work either is, or has been, used in course materials, including at Writing The Other, as examples of ‘code switching’. She is also an Editor over at The Expanse Magazine. You can find her blogging at https://www.Tonya.ca or on Twitter at @somesillywowzer, or you can join her on Patreon at www.Patreon.com/TonyaLiburd.
This Apex Magazine podcast was produced by Alyson Grauer. Theme music by Alex White. Sounds used in this episode are licensed from Soundstripe.com. Music in this episode includes “Dum Dum,” and “Titan” by Ghost Beatz, licensed from Soundstripe.com.
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