Liz Blood is a nonfiction writer and editor from Tulsa, Oklahoma. Her work has appeared in Columbia Journal, Cimarron Review, HuffPost, AWP Writer’s Chronicle, Hunger Mountain, Oklahoma Today, and elsewhere. She is a 2020 Tulsa Artist Fellow, a contributing editor at Oklahoma Today, and an adjunct faculty member at Oklahoma City University’s Red Earth MFA in creative writing program. Liz holds an BA in English from Westminster College and an MFA in creative writing from Vermont College of Fine Arts. She also hosts Seven Minutes in Heaven, a Tulsa-based reading series of short fiction and nonfiction, and edits Ekphrasis, a poetry and visual art column featuring work from Oklahomans.

Photo: Melissa Lukenbaugh, Tulsa Artist Fellowship