Limbs: A Poem (Escapril #3)
The following is a part of a 30-day writing challenge, Escapril, started by author Savannah Brown. You used to be a part of me. Living in harmony with the rest of my body, you were as attached to me as I was to you. Diseased. Gangrenous. You threatened to spread your poison to my heart… Continue reading
A Separation (Escapril #2)
The following is a part of a 30-day writing challenge Escapril started by author Savannah Brown. (TW: self-harm, loss, gore) They told me I shouldn’t feel a thing like somehow the ‘not feeling’ would make it easier. Fifteen minutes to make 2 halves of one whole. Precision. Speed. Efficient and painless they promised, as if… Continue reading
“When I opened my eyes…” (Escapril #1)
The following is a part of a 30-day writing challenge Escapril started by author Savannah Brown. When I opened my eyes I saw her staring back at me, her eyes like cracked sea glass glinting in the light of early morning. A lost little soul belonging to no one but herself. We first met that… Continue reading
Hey! My name is Livi. I am a travel enthusiast, writer, and biomedical student researcher. I write about my experiences with travel, graduate school, science, and being a womxn in STEM as well as short stories and poems.