Lyndsey Medford is a writer, activist, and sometimes disabled person with a rare, chronic autoimmune disease. Her writing has been featured in The Deconstructionist's Playbook, Sojourners, 100 Days in Appalachia, The Wakening, and Our Bible App. She holds a master of theological studies degree from Boston University School of Theology. She and her husband live in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Lyndsey attended the summer 2018 Collegeville workshop Identity and (Dis)Belonging in the Personal Essay with Enuma Okoro, and she writes regularly at lyndseymedford.com and on her Instagram.