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About me

Industry Education
Occupation Writer
Location Bay Area, California, United States
Introduction I am a writer and a cook. I did my PhD in literature and history at Stanford, and now teach at Pomona College. I've written about culture and arts for the San Francisco Chronicle, The Globe and Mail, Callaloo, Gastronomica, 7x7 magazine and many other publications.
Favorite Books The Deptford Trilogy, Robertson Davies

Never mind the turtle. Don't you think you're sure to win?

Persistence is Everything