Cover Photo: photo by Guillaume Bolduc/unsplash
photo by Guillaume Bolduc/unsplash

The World of Transshipment, Where One Glitch Can Lead to Chaos

I couldn’t stop thinking about what I would do if something went wrong. If I made a mistake, my son and I might go back to being homeless.

demurrage, bill of lading, drayage, consignee.


nobody dies if they don’t get their fries.

When did he learn about that?

Claire Rudy Foster is the author of the short story collection I've Never Done This Before. Twice nominated for the Pushcart Prize, her fiction appears in McSweeney's, The Rumpus, and other fine purveyors of the written word.