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Oh Romeo, Fair Romeo!

Romeo, in my short story, An Unlikely Romeo, is based on a young man I met in Vienna, while I was helping my husband, Saachi, film a documentary on human smuggling. The boy—he was little more—we met and interviewed over the space of several visits intrigued me. He had experienced so many horrors and so […]

A Scandalous Proposition

Why Mira and I Love Food

I am Mimmy, author of A Scandalous Proposition. I thought you might be wondering why there’s so much food in my book, so let me tell you about it. I went at food the way I do most things in life—the wrong way. After a childhood spent looking malnourished, I progressed quickly to the other […]