Betsy Woods lives in New Orleans. Her work has appeared in The Louisville Review, New Orleans Review, The Trunk, Alive Now, Literally Stories, The Times Picayune, ACRES USA, Sophisticated Woman, and Citizen’s Together. She is a writer and researcher for The Louis Armstrong Project. She is the editor of “The Children’s Corner” of The Louisville Review, and guest editor of theJournal of Veterans Studies. She has an MFA from Spalding University. She teaches creative writing at Unity for the Homeless.