image of distressed diamond tiles, one is yellow with a pink dot in the center, the second has two types of pink

Tu, ni dius, ni rius , meaning you don’t say, you don’t laugh. It is a sentence from a short story called, La llevadora, translated from the Catalan as The Midwife. Written by Roser Cabré-Verdiell. To follow more of what she writes, you can visit her site

The short story is in a compilation called Extraordinàries, published by Males Herbes. All the stories are written by women in the field of sci-fci, dystopia and fantasy.