About AuthorEllen O'Connell Whittet
Ellen teaches in the writing program at UC Santa Barbara. Her work has appeared in Buzzfeed Reader, Lenny Letter, Lit Hub, Prairie Schooner, Post Road, Teen Vogue, Allure, The Rumpus, Salon, and Catapult. She is working on a memoir about ballet and the forces that control the female body. You can find her on Twitter @oconnellwhittet.