Laurel Shimasaki lives in New Orleans. Her work appears in Salon, Hello Giggles and elsewhere. She is a barista, tutor, and volunteer zookeeper.
Your near-life experiences have coalesced in this momentary identity. You are a woman speeding along I-10 with a caged green-cheeked conure chirping by her side.
What kind of story would you like to write?
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