Suz Redfearn is a Northern Virginia-based writer whose pieces have appeared in The Atlantic.com, Slate, Salon, Politico, the Washington Post and Men's Health, as well as several essay collections including Tied in Knots: Funny Stories from the Wedding Day (Seal Press/Avalon) and Whose Panties Are These? and Other Misadventures: Funny Women Write from the Road (Publishers Group West). She has also done commentary for public radio. A native of Lake Worth, Fla., Redfearn graduated from Loyola University in New Orleans. She is mom to two small kids, both adopted at birth. She has one golden retriever and has fostered many more. Redfearn can be reached at email@example.com.