B-Side: For Taylor

Christina YR Lim

A year after the sudden death of her mother, Taylor, a 14-year-old adoptee, has secretly grown obsessed with finding her birth family in Korea. As summer begins, a Korean family unexpectedly immigrates to her all-white neighborhood, and Taylor befriends a new maternal figure, Areum, who agrees to help locate her birth family. But as they delve deeper into Taylor’s origins, it threatens to break her already fragile bond with her father.