They want ambition, trajectory, arc. They want to know about the novelist you dream of becoming, not the words you inscribe on the insides of your thighs with razor-tipped calligraphy pens.
Priya Thomas is eighteen years old and a freshman at Scripps College in Claremont, California. She loves to read, write, run, hike, and swim in the ocean. She has been published in journals such as Daphne Review, Glass Kite Anthology, and YARN, among others.