Tiffany Hawk is the author of Love Me Anyway, published in 2013 by St. Martin’s Press. Her short fiction and personal essays have appeared in such places as The New York Times, The Potomac Review, StoryQuarterly, and NPR’s “All Things Considered.” She has also worked as travel editor at Coast magazine and as a freelance journalist for publications that include the Los Angeles Times, Sunset, CNN.com, GQ.com, Writer’s Digest, and National Geographic Traveler. She is also a private writing coach and has taught writing workshops at Rutgers University, Southern New Hampshire University, and The Writer’s Center in DC. tiffanyhawk.com.