account_circle by Afshin Rattansi
Afshin Rattansi has produced news and documentaries from all around the world for the BBC and Channel Four. As well as working as an environmental catastrophe risk analyst, a columnist for The Guardian and New Statesman, he has written six novels. His short stories have appeared in a Penguin anthology, "Brought To Book" (1994) and he is currently seeking an agent. He lives in London, England.



Issue No. 9 ~ October, 1997

Leocadia and little Rosario are outside watching the woodcutter chip away at a diseased trunk. I’m alone to peer at my murals while I reflect on my imminent departure from Quinta del Sorda. I’m not disheartened by my having to pack up and move out. …