Lauren Weinstein is a cartoonist, teacher, and gardener who had a baby and moved to the suburbs of New Jersey. Her award winning comics books include Girl Stories and The Goddess of War. Her work has been published in Kramer’s Ergot, The Ganzfeld , An Anthology of Graphic Fiction , and The Best American Comics of 2007 and 2010. She is currently working on a sequel to Girl Stories for Henry Holt and teaching comics at the School of Visual Arts. To keep herself amused during her child’s naps, she draws comics which can be seen at www.laurenweinstein.com.