Beth Ward is an Atlanta-based writer, storyteller, and editor. 

Her work has been published in/on The Rumpus, Pigeon Pages Literary Journal, Creative Nonfiction, Atlanta NPR affiliate WABE 90.1BUSTAtlanta, The Bitter Southerner, Atlas Obscura, Diversity in Action, Girls at Library, London-based feminist horror magazine, Suspira, and elsewhere.

Beth has been a recurring guest on Georgia Public Broadcasting’s On Second Thought, and her stories have also been featured on West Virginia Public Radio.


“I have hated words and I have loved them, and I hope I have made them right.” -Markus Zusak

Beth sits on the board of the Georgia Writers Association, and currently serves as the editorial manager of the Dream Warriors Foundation Magazine, editorial arm of the Dream Warriors Foundation. DWF is an Atlanta-based nonprofit that empowers womxn through grants and community outreach initiatives.

Prior to these positions, she served as the books + film/television editor for ARTS ATL, a preeminent source for independent arts & culture coverage in Atlanta, and with VIDA: Women in Literary Arts as a volunteer nonfiction editor for the VIDA Review.