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The dog that saved me, the dog I couldn’t save

Vintage photograph of a German shepherd dog.
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Illustration: Ashley Floréal

An interview in Hong Kong lingers with me until this day, six months after he was sentenced to prison


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Notes on watching my grandmother love, age, and embrace cheap music

A photo of the author as a child with her grandmother.
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