Lizzie Lawson is a writer, editor, and educator from Minneapolis, Minnesota. Her writing has appeared in publications such as The Rumpus, The Sun, Redivider, Wigleaf, Volume 1 Brooklyn, Atticus Review, and Identity Theory and has been nominated for a pushcart prize. She earned a B.A. in marketing from University of St. Thomas and an M.F.A. in creative writing from The Ohio State University, where she served as nonfiction editor for The Journal. She is currently working on a collection of essays about family, faith, and belonging.