As a kid, I always covered my hands under layers of oversized and long-sleeved shirts, making sure that they were hidden from the gaze of the world.
I’ve always had glasses, to me it offers me separation, protection in a world full of chaos and injustices. This is a poem about overcoming vulnerabilities, seeing the unfiltered world, and molding a better world.
A broken Princess discovers a power that she held in herself from the beginning… But most importantly- Who Is This Princess?
This piece takes a deep dive into societal expectations while emphasizing the importance of asking for help. Everyone, even someone who doesn’t look like it, needs support.
As a Bengali woman, I wanted to voice my pain on the Bangladeshi fast fashion workers are thrown into terrible working conditions. My poem compares beautiful nature against the ugly poverty that drags Bangladesh down.
Criminal Minds taught me how to profile, and I apply my knowledge by taking on the challenge of profiling myself.
Five short monologues that unpack the intimate questions that reveal bits of yourself, but show who you are in sharing them with the world.
An essay about the moment I realized who I want to be and how I want to impact the world.
It’s very easy to fall into what your peers say and although I almost did, the love I have for the violin overshadowed how they felt.
When you meet someone over a writing platform and fate encourages you to share your socials to get closer, the relationship does not become as fruitful as you want it to be.
‘My Saving Grace’ is about my dream of becoming a doctor as a high schooler during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Sweet and Sour: Life as a Senior is about the highs and lows, I have faced thus far in my senior year that redefined my outlook of what senior year really is.
I wrote this while thinking about my experience with Girls Write Now and where my love of writing started.
A short personal story about my journey with a major change that has happened to me recently. A great description of the ups and downs of adjusting to that permanent everlasting change.
About loving your pretty.