My Thesis Was a Well-Researched Trauma Dump

I thought I’d write interactive fiction, but instead, I ended up diving headlong into exploring past traumas and mental health.

Leigh Victoria Fisher, MS
5 min readSep 30, 2023

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Illustration Courtesy of okalinichenko

In September 2021, I started working on my first master’s thesis. I knew it was going to be rigorous; the process for my program required both a thesis paper and a creative…

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Leigh Victoria Fisher, MS

Brooklyn-based writer and poet. Designer in NYC. Drinks books and loves coffee. Has an MS from NYU in Integrated Design & Media. Working on an MFA in Fiction.