Cassie Osvatics holds a B.A. in English with a notation for the Jiménez-Porter Writers’ House in poetry at the University of Maryland. During her time at the university, she was a photographer and reporter for UMD Writer's Bloc and a concert photographer for Bandsintown. She is currently pursuing an M.F.A. in Creative Writing at American University. Her work can be found in Cliterature Journal and 521 magazine.