'veena'

sambavi | சாபவ (she/her)

My favourite thing about being queer is appreciating the beauty and fragility of those I know. I love the curve of a Sri Lankan smile and the softness of melanin skin. I love the drop of a jhumka as I skim an ear with my lips. I love the coconut oil rubbed in my lover's hair. It is in these tender moments that reside the pleasure and the agony of being brown and queer