Julie Mann Lind is a writer, editor and teacher with a PhD in Hispanic literatures from Cornell University. While studying for her PhD, she began recovering from a restrictive eating disorder that she had since adolescence. She is proud of the life she has regained. She currently lives in Ithaca, NY with her husband, son, three cats, and a soon-to- be baby girl. For more on Julie, or to inquire into her writing and editing services, visit her website.