Christina Simon is the nonfiction editor for Angels Flight Literary West, an online literary publication and curator of author salons at The Last Bookstore in Los Angeles. Her essays have been featured in Salon, Angels Flight Literary West, The Broken City, Proximity’s blog, True, Entropy, PANK Magazine’s Heath and Healing Folio and Barren Magazine and will be forthcoming in Cutbank Journal’s Weekly Flash Prose. Christina received her B.A. from U.C. Berkeley and her M.A. from UCLA. She is a volunteer with 826LA where she helps students write their college essays. Christina lives with her husband, two teenagers and their rescue pit bull.