Trey Burnette is a writer and photographer with an MFA from the University of California at Riverside in Creative Writing and Writing for the Performing Arts. He studied comedy writing with The Groundlings and The Second City, and wrote and performed his one-man play, Rim of the World, at the Powerhouse Theatre in Los Angeles. Trey has written two comedy pilots, Here You Are and Naughty Darlings, and served as the nonfiction editor for The Coachella Review. He has a BA in psychology from the University of Southern California. He has written on sexuality, generational trauma, suicide, abuse, economic instability, relationships, and how one finds love and self for The Washington Post, the Los Angeles Times, NBC News/NBC THINK, Los Angeles Review of Books, Kelp Journal, Coachella Review, and Cheat River Review. His photography has been published by The Sun and Kelp Journal.