Three years ago, Liberty Island published my short story Hold On. I wrote it in response to the Obama administration’s policy of encouraging thousands upon thousands of citizens of Latin American countries to enter the United States as refugees.
In the wake of the recent media outrage over illegal immigrant children being separated from their parents at the border, Hold On has become more relevant than ever. It’s about bureaucracy, family, upheaval, and yes, separation.
You can read it free of charge here.