Losslit contributor:
Penny Schenk

Penny Schenk lives on a narrowboat in Oxford and is an enthusiastic participant in the #LossLit writeclub. She moved from the US to the UK in 2002, and has been writing short stories for several years.

Twitter: @galoot

Gold

Zeinab, a veteran Pronto! driver, snorted derisively. She crumpled the advisory into a ball and, making sure her co-workers were watching, pitched it, baseball-style, into the bin. A few people clapped.