Rebecca A. Eckland

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Gender FEMALE
Industry Communications or Media
Occupation WRITER | ATHLETE
Location Reno, Nevada, United States
Introduction Rebecca A Eckland holds an MFA in Nonfiction writing from Saint Mary's College. She also has two Master of Arts degrees in both English and French awarded by the University of Nevada, Reno where she has taught in the Core Writing and Core Humanities Departments. She has also adjuncted for Truckee Meadows Community College. Additionally, she freelances for local periodicals as well as for longer ghost writing projects. Her work has appeared in /Weber: The Contemporary West/, /The Barnstormer/, /Caught in the Carousel/,/3/Go Magazine/, and /The Rudder Magazine/; she has forthcoming work in /TAYO Literary Magazine/ and /Hotel Amerika/. She is the creator and organizer of "Literary Arts & Wine" a reading series held every third Sunday of the month in Truckee, California. She is also the winner of the 2014 Boise 70.3 Ironman, the 2014 Tahoe Triathlon, the 6-12-24 World Championship Cycling Time Trial and plans to compete in the Ironman World Championships in 2016.
Interests Long distance running, swimming, cycling, reading, writing, triathlon.
Favorite Books The Anthropology of Turquoise, The Chronology of Water, So Long See You Tomorrow, Desert Solitaire, Wild, The Unbearable Lightness of Being, Yoga for People Who Can't Be Bothered to Do It, Middlemarch, The Road, Life at These Speeds, Black Sun, The Other, Into the Wild.

What kind of tape is best for creating a sculpture?

Duct. Always. Who comes up with these questions?