Rebecca Cheong

Rebecca Cheong is a writer and artist based in NYC. Her work has appeared in Lapham’s Quarterly, Hopes&Fears, The Brooklyn Quarterly, Complex, and Narratively. When not reading or writing, she can be found painting, crossing the Rubicon, or thinking about Herman Melville.

Stories By Rebecca Cheong

The Park Built on Forgotten Ghost Towns

Fifty years ago, thousands of residents were forced from their homes for a massive dam. But then squatters reclaimed their homesteads and nature slowly took back the land.