Headshots of Rebecca Chamaa and Joyce Hayden.
Rebecca Chamaa & Joyce Hayden

Rebecca has work in Glamour, Teen Vogue, Good Housekeeping, Ravishly, The Fix, Byrdie, The Financial Diet, and many other online magazines, journals, and anthologies. She writes regularly for Business Insider. When she isn’t working on personal essays, she turns to journals and poetry.


Joyce is a former university writing professor. An advocate for underserved populations, Joyce has also led generative writing groups for battered women, teens at risk and survivors of abuse. She continues to facilitate online writing classes and has taught a weekly Ekphrastic writing class for over two years. She recently finished her memoir, The Out of Body Girl, which tells the story of her childhood with Dissociative Disorder as well as the escape from an abusive partner. Her work appears in Al Jazeera English, The Yellow Arrow Journal, Manifest Station, and many other publications.