'Aokigahara' by Jennifer Down

Jolley Prize 2014 (Winner)
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September 2014, no. 364

'Aokigahara' by Jennifer Down

Jolley Prize 2014 (Winner)
by
September 2014, no. 364

I phoned my father when I arrived.

He said ‘Your mum’s just round at Aunty El’s’ in such a way that I knew she wasn’t; that she’d left the room with her hand to her mouth when he’d first said hullo, love, and I felt so sorry for us all.

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  • Posted by Jaye Bowden
    01 March 2016
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    06 March 2015

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