is a graduate of Brandeis and Harvard Universities.
In 2003 her first book Buying Dad: One Woman’s
Search for the Perfect Sperm Donor (Alyson Publications)
appeared on nonfiction bestseller lists including
the Los Angeles Times and The Boston Globe. Other
of her work recently has been published in numerous
magazines, anthologies and literary journals and
has aired on public radio stations nationwide. Her
second book, Confessions of the Other Mother, was
published by Beacon Press in 2006.