Apoorva Mittal

Profile Photo

Apoorva Mittal (she/they) is a queer author from northern India. They hold a B.Tech. in Software Engineering from Delhi Technological University and an MFA in Creative Writing from Sarah Lawrence College. She serves as the Editor of Product and Assistant Editor of Mississippi Review. They are a Lambda Literary Fiction Fellow (’22) and an alum of Tin House Winter Workshop (’22). Their work can be found in Electric Literature, and elsewhere.  They can be found on Twitter @MittalWrites.


Cover Photo: Illustration by Sirin Thada for Catapult
Two Mothers and a Tara

Usually, Tara’s mother socializes. I stand at a distance, holding Tara in my arms.

Jun 24, 2022