In her past lives, Rebecca Hazelwood has been a photojournalist, an English Assistant in a French middle school, a marketing coordinator at a literary nonprofit, and a long-term substitute teacher in a high school. She’s originally from Kentucky, but she’s lived in Missouri, France, Georgia, and Chicago. Now, she lives in Louisiana, where she is a PhD student in English/Creative Writing and an instructor.

Her interests include Unsolved Mysteries, true crime, creative nonfiction, poetry, Structure and Style, yoga, and all things teeth-related. Her work is forthcoming or has been published in Anthropoid, Hobart, PANK, Still, and December, where she was a finalist for the Curt Johnson Prose Awards. She is currently working on a memoir.