Swati Marquez

Swati Marquez is a writer and artist whose work has appeared in the New York Times, the Weeklings, Smithsonian, Brooklyn Museum of Art and elsewhere. A Kundiman fellow, she is working a novel called “No.1 Printshop of Lahore.”

Stories By Swati Marquez

When Sex Won’t Work

When my first boyfriend literally couldn’t penetrate me, I assumed we were just doing it wrong. But I was actually living with a rare and confounding condition that made sex impossible.