Francesca Hyatt

Francesca Hyatt is an assistant editor at Killing the Buddha and writes about home, migration and belonging. She teaches undergraduate writing courses at Queens College, CUNY where she is also currently pursuing an MFA in Creative Writing and Literary Translation. Learn more at

Recent Posts by Francesca

Stranger Prayer

Until the pandemic hit, I hadn’t prayed in nearly two decades.

Return, Reimagine, Ritualize, Rebel: How has 2020 changed your spiritual life?

KtB is inviting submissions about how the events of this year have impacted your spiritual life.

Religious Groups Stand With #BlackLivesMatter

In the aftermath of the police killings of Breonna Taylor, George Floyd, and Tony McDade, people across the nation have organized marches, vigils, monument removals, and sit-ins to protest racialized police violence. Religious groups are among those raising their voices.