Toasted Cake 32: The Hungry Child by Romie Stott
Toasted Cake 32! In which we examine our toes.
For the first time, Emily realized that her hair was the color of honey and her eyes were the color of wedding soup.
This story first appeared in Superficial Flesh.
Romie Stott is an author and narrative filmmaker whose work has been published in Strange Horizons, Reflection's Edge, She Nailed A Stake Through His Head, and shown at the Dallas Museum of Art, the National Gallery in London, and at festivals around the world. Her under-construction portfolio is at romiesays.tumblr.com.