Abi Bechtel is a degree candidate in the Northeast Ohio MFA program. Her work is forthcoming or has appeared in TIME, xoJane, Under the Gum Tree, Rubbertop Review, SheLoves Magazine, and others. At present she is working on an essay collection about feminism, womanhood, embodiment, and faith. She lives in Akron, Ohio, with her partner Aaron, their three sons, and an enormous orange cat. Go to the blog.