Jessica Grose writes about women's issues, family, culture, andgrizzly bears. She was formerly a senior editor atSlate, and an editor atJezebel. 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, ofLove, 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.