David J. Schmidt

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David J. Schmidt is an author, podcaster and multilingual translator who splits his time between Mexico City and San Diego, California. He is a proponent of fair and alternative forms of trade. Schmidt speaks twelve languages, has published a variety of books, essays, short stories, and articles in English and Spanish, and is the co-host of the podcast "To Russia with Love." His website is and he is on Twitter @SchmidtTales.