Susan Shapiro, an award-winning journalism professor, has written for
The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Newsweek, The
Nation, Salon and Psychology Today. She's author of 8 books including
Unhooked, Speed Shrinking, Overexposed, and the acclaimed memoirs
Lighting Up, Only as Good as Your Word and Five Men Who Broke My Heart,
currently optioned for a movie. The Bosnia List, a coauthored memoir, was recently published by Penguin Books.
She and her husband, a TV/film writer, live in Greenwich Village, where
she teaches her popular "instant gratification takes too long" classes
at the New School, NYU, and in private workshops and seminars. You can follow her on
Twitter at @susanshapironet or reach her at ProfSue123@aol.com.