Lizzie Lawson is a Minnesota-born essayist. Her essays and reviews have appeared in The Rumpus, Identity Theory, Santa Ana River Review, Whistling Shade, Atticus Review, Gravel, Rain Taxi Review of Books, and others. She is currently an MFA student in nonfiction at the Ohio State University and lives in Columbus, Ohio. She enjoys speed walking, listening to the same song over and over, reading experimental memoirs, taking personality tests, and re-watching clips of SNL. She is in the beginning stages of writing a collection of essays about being kind of weird and having a lot of younger siblings. Her color aura is pink.