Joy Mushacke Smith

Teacher and novelist, lover of good coffee, good books and bad '80s fashion.

Joy Mushacke Smith is a native New Yorker now teaching in Pennsylvania. She misses the beach, but never the traffic and she lives in a log cabin with her husband, their dog and free-range pot belly pig. Joy has an MFA in creative writing and is working on her first YA novel, THE PROBLEM WITH LASAGNA. Check out her blog at

October 15, 2014
October 15, 2014

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