Natalie Beyer is a graduate of the University of Mary Washington (located in Fredericksburg, VA). She completed a BA in English Literature with a minor in Digital Studies, Cum Laude with ELC Departmental Honors. She currently writes for the local magazine publication, Whurk: A Virginia Cultural Review and has been published online for sites like Hello Giggles. Her poetry has been featured in UMW’s Aubade literary magazine, published annually. She currently resides in Washington DC.