Rebecca blogs at www.chasinglight-ajourney.com about her recent move into a small RV with two dogs and not enough books. Her work has appeared in The Christian Science Monitor, Alimentum, Crack the SpineThe Gettysburg Review, The Rumpus, and the New South Journal. A recent essay is up on the Brevity Blog.

She has twice been awarded North Carolina Regional Artist Project grants and has received two Pushcart nominations.

Her essay, “The Transit of Venus” was selected as runner-up in the 2015 New South Writing Contest and appears in the New South Journal volume 8.2, Fall, 2015. She was also awarded a fellowship by the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA).


Contact Rebecca at rgummere@mac.com.

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