Mekita Rivas is a writer and editor based in Washington, D.C. In addition to GOOD, her work has been featured in Teen Vogue, Bustle, and HelloGiggles. She holds undergraduate degrees in journalism and English from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Her current projects include a collection of short stories and a feature film screenplay.
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