Amy Sohn is the author of the novels Prospect Park West, My Old Man, and Run Catch Kiss, and Motherland (August 2012). For three years she was a columnist at New York Press, where she wrote a diary of dating below Fourteenth Street called "Female Trouble." She has also been a columnist at New York magazine and has written for Playboy, Harper's Bazaar, Details, Men's Journal, The New York Times, The Nation, and Elle. She has written television pilots for HBO, Fox, and ABC. Born in Manhattan, she now lives in Brooklyn.