Betty Goldstein is a frequent performer in the Los Angeles spoken word circuit and a victor at story slams <em>The Moth </em>and <em>Shotgun StoryWorthy</em>. Her favorite gigs are KCRW's extravaganza <em>Masquerade Ball</em> and <em>Career Day</em> at Pacoima Middle School.<br />
Ms. Goldstein is a contributing author to <em>What Was I Thinking? 58 Bad Boyfriend Stories</em> (St Martin's Press 2009). The book was reviewed in "O, The Oprah Magazine" and featured on NBC's <em>The Today Show</em>.<br />
Betty lives in Los Angeles with her husband, teenage son, and two chihuahuas.