Julia Gari Weiss is the author of the poetry book Being Human, published by Thought Catalog Books. She received her MFA from Sarah Lawrence College and is the recipient of the Academy of American Poet’s John B. Santoianni Award for Excellence in Poetry. Julia has been published in The Huffington Post, BuzzFeed, Thought Catalog, The Australian Women's Weekly, mapcap review, Old Red Kimono, Project HEAL, 3Elements Review, The Deadly Writers Patrol,and The Santa Monica Star. She is proudly from Santa Monica, California, and currently lives in Brooklyn, New York.
*The Mattel model on the left is my sister. She is not for sale despite what I once told a neighbor.