I was seventeen and working / in the fields that summer. / A seed corn job, not bad pay, / detasselling and rogueing mostly.
Winner of BOMB’s 2021 Fiction Contest, judged by Ottessa Moshfegh
Congrats to Edward Salem, the winner of this year’s Fiction Contest!
Jenzo Duque’s story “Village Pets” tracks Pablo Escobar’s escaped hippos as they encroach upon a village and its people.