Heather Havrilesky

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Heather Havrilesky is the author of How to Be a Person in the World and Disaster Preparedness. She is the Ask Polly advice columnist for New York magazine and has written for The New Yorker, The Atlantic, the New York Times Magazine , the Los Angeles Times, and NPR’s All Things Considered along with several anthologies. She was a TV critic at Salon for seven years. She lives in Los Angeles, California with a loud assortment of dependents, most of them nondeductible.