Rebecca O’Bern is a Pennsylvania-based writer, editor, photographer, and educator. Originally from New England, she holds an MFA in poetry from Southern Connecticut State University, where she taught in the English Department and was poetry editor of Noctua Review. A recipient of the Leslie Leeds Poetry Prize, she’s also received honors from Connecticut Poetry Society, Arts Café Mystic, and UCONN. Her poems and photographs have appeared or are forthcoming in Notre Dame Review, Barely South Review, Storm Cellar, Connecticut Review, Hartskill Review, Straight Forward, Ample Remains, and other journals and anthologies. Rebecca currently serves as associate poetry editor at Mud Season Review and reads for The Southampton Review. She’s the founding director of Guide to Write, an online platform for writers, and actively volunteers with a local music nonprofit. She tweets @rebeccaobern.
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