was born and raised in New Jersey, but I was able to escape. My degree
from Yale says I was a psych major, but my true course of study was YPMB.
After serving a five-year sentence in graduate school, I started
teaching psychology around the world for the University of Maryland.
While in Izmir, Turkey, I started up a conversation with a handsome
stranger in an airport. I ended up marrying him.
We now live in New Hampshire with our three preschool-aged kids, where I
enjoy reading, writing, and fighting crime with my amazing