300 short stories:: story 158

story: What Terrible Thing It Was author: Esmé Weijun Wan year: 2017 (but read in 2018's Best American Short Stories) where:  home with Bowie note: I remember the morning I found out Trump won too. I was plant-sitting at a magical apartment in Al Ain Towers with my then-boyfriend, who woke me up to break the news. …