Akhila Kolisetty

Akhila Kolisetty is a writer, lawyer, and feminist policy advocate in New York. Her essays and poetry have been published in Catapult, The Rumpus, Lunch Ticket, Entropy Magazine, Sky Island Journal, Rigorous Magazine, and elsewhere.

The Geographies of Violence

The woman is still wiping blood off her face when a throng of villagers envelops her. You can no longer reach her amid the swarm that surrounds her.