Ofelia Montelongo is an aspiring author. She is writing her first novel, Almost a Pilgrim. Originally from Mexico, she has a Bachelor’s in accounting and finance and an MBA. She has a Bachelor’s in English and Creative Writing and she was the Student Editor-in-Chief at Superstition Review during Fall 2016. Ofelia is also a freelance photographer and a freelance writer at Phoenix Magazine, and So Scottsdale. Two of her stories have been published by Lux Undergraduate Creative Writing and she collaborated with the artist Rembrandt Quiballo and Four Chambers Press on the chapbook In Sight II: Literature + Art. She created and led creative writing workshops in Spanish at Palabras Bilingual Bookstore in Phoenix. She taught Spanish 101 at Arizona State University during the Fall of 2017.