Born and bred in the South, Yves Jeffcoat is a writer who sheds light on race, art, culture, and everything in between by telling stories—true and fictional—that stimulate the heart and mind. A researcher at HowStuffWorks, Yves promotes progress through communication and wellness through self-care practices. Find her writing in Burnaway, The Bitter Southerner, Paper Darts, and elsewhere on the internet. Yves is a Producer and co-host of the Solution Sessions Podcast. She lives and creates in Atlanta, Georgia.