Jessica Grose writes about women's issues, family, culture, and grizzly bears. She was formerly a senior editor at Slate, and an editor at Jezebel. Her work has appeared in the New York Times, New York, Glamour, Marie Claire, Bloomberg Businessweek, and several other publications. Jessica is the co-author, with Doree Shafrir, of Love, Mom: Poignant, Goofy, Brilliant Messages from Home, based on their blog, Postcards From Yo Momma. She lives in Brooklyn. Sad Desk Salad is her first novel.