Joined: Nov 21, 2014
Dana Schwartz is a former staff writer for MentalFloss.com. She is the author of four books, including the #1 New York Times and #1 Indie bestseller Anatomy: A Love Story, and host of the Noble Blood podcast. Dana has written for Entertainment Weekly, The New Yorker, The Washington Post, Marie Claire, Cosmopolitan, Glamour, GQ, Vanity Fair, Bustle, and more. Dana lives in Los Angeles with her fiancé and their cats, Eddie and Beetlejuice.
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