In her past lives, Rebecca Hazelwood has been a photojournalist, an English Assistant in a French middle school, and a long-term substitute teacher in a high school, among other things. 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 candidate in English and an instructor.

Her interests include Unsolved Mysteries, true crime, creative nonfiction, poetry, memory, Structure and Style, yoga, and all things teeth-related. Her work has been published in GuernicaDecemberAnthropoid, Hobart, Still, and PANK. She is currently working on a memoir about the breakdown of a family.