Originally from Turkey, Laçin has always been interested in linguistics and literature. She moved to Russia in 2013 and studied Russian there. She has also studied Spanish in Costa Rica and California. She has a B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering and is currently in the Dance-Creative Practice MFA program at St. Mary’s College. She is a traveler and writes her own travel blog in Turkish. She also writes about women in society and the arts, as well as book reviews in Turkish media.