For several weeks after the accident your father refuses to use your brother’s name.
Nicholas Claro is an MFA candidate in fiction at WSU and reads fiction for Nimrod International Journal. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in Pithead Chapel, Bending Genres, Fictive Dream, Heavy Feather Review, X-R-A-Y Lit Mag, Necessary Fiction, and others. He lives in Wichita, Kansas. He tweets @nicholas__claro