Becky Kaiser is from Minnesota and is a graduate of St. Olaf College. She spent much of her college career and after exploring life below the equator in Tanzania, East Africa, and then in Texas and Louisiana. She has worked as a workshop instructor for children, a copywriter, and afterschool program coordinator. She is currently living her literary dream, pursuing her Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge. She is still a Midwesterner at heart.