She rests in my hands – body limp, neck tilted left. You couldn’t have done anything, they say. I don’t think it really matters. A body is a body. Something dead is something dead.
Karen Gonzalez-Videla is an Argentinian immigrant living in Florida. You can usually find her somewhere in nature, hiding among the animals and plants. Her writing has been featured in PANK, Menacing Hedge, Paranoid Tree, and other places. You can find her on Twitter at @Gv12Karen or on her website at https://kgonzalezvidela.carrd.co/.