The familiar scent of earl gray tea sends me back to my grandma's living room. When I was in elementary school, I'd come over multiple times a week and we'd sit on her off-white couch drinking black ... [+]
Marie Ivantechenko is currently majoring in cognitive neuroscience at Carnegie Mellon. She likes writing ambiguous phrases in the Notes section of her phone that she rarely revisits. You can often find her eating ice cream or listening to music.
Runner up - Jury Long Story Short Award Fall 2020 - Creative Nonfiction