About Me



Krista Marie DeBehnke is a Milwaukee native, but currently lives in Lafayette, Louisiana where she is a PhD candidate in creative writing. As a poet and a playwright, she has earned a BA in creative writing from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in 2012 and an MFA in poetry from Eastern Washington University in 2014. She enjoys writing about weather, the midwest, dead rockstars, hitchhiking culture and Lizzy Borden. She is the editor-in-chief of Oculus Vox, an ekphrastic magazine which focuses on the intersection of art and language, born in October 2015.