D.L. Mayfield lives and writes in Portland, OR. Her articles have appeared in Christianity Today, Sojourners, The Rumpus, Image Journal, and Vox, among other places. Her book, Assimilate or Go Home: Notes from a Failed Missionary on Rediscovering Faith was published by HarperOne in 2016. She has attended two Collegeville writing workshops, which have been transformational to her writing life: Writing to Change the World with Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove (2014) and Writing Spirit, Writing Faith with Mary Potter (2017). Connect with D.L. via her website or on twitter.