This microfiction charts the journey of a girl overwhelmed by expectations as wildfires rage around her.
Srihitha Pallapothula (she/her) is a high school junior based in California. She loves to delve into writing, a longtime passion of hers. Srihitha’s other interests include reading diasporic work, cooking fried snacks such as mushroom manchurian and writing lengthy, professional emails.
Favorite Authors & Artists
K-Ming Chang, Rhiannon McGavin, Tara Isabel Zambrano
This is a poem about Monica Lewinsky. I wrote this piece to reshape the narrative. Some parts in style after Eleanor Wikstrom.
This piece is about patriarchal ideals within my culture and the way they have affected the women in my family.