Rebecca O’Bern is a writer, editor, photographer, educator, vocalist/musician, entrepreneur, nonprofit leader, and human. Her writing has been published or is forthcoming in a variety of literary journals, including Notre Dame Review, Connecticut Review, Barely South Review, Storm Cellar, Buddhist Poetry Review, and elsewhere. A recipient of the Leslie Leeds Poetry Prize, she’s also been awarded honors from UCONN, Connecticut Poetry Society, and Arts Café Mystic. She holds a BA in English (with minor credits in Education and Sociology) and an MFA in Creative Writing. Of her work, she’s particularly enjoyed teaching college English and leading writing workshops for adult and school-aged audiences. Other interests include spending quality time in nature, learning based on first principles, and consuming massive amounts of science fiction. She serves as co-editor-in-chief of Mud Season Review.
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