Roman Holiday: Christina Koning on In Shades Magazine

"They had made it up later, of course—but by then the damage was done. The mood of the holiday spoilt before they had even got off the ground."

Two people arrive on a holiday as lovers but leave as strangers in Christina Koning's stunning short story, Roman Holiday, featured today by our friends In Shades Magazine.

Read the story here:

Illustration by Mike Reddy.

In Shades is an online short fiction and illustration magazine based in London and Barcelona.  The team collaborate with a worldwide network of talented contributors, and are always on the look-out for new submissions for both writing and illustration.