Authors' Archives and Bios

Christine Landry

Christine Landry writes about etiquette -- the retro, the modern and the ridiculous -- at

Joy Lanzendorfer

Joy Lanzendorfer's articles and short stories have appeared in Salon, Hotel Amerika, Entrepreneur, Writer's Digest, Necessary Fiction,

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Marisa LaScala

Marisa LaScala is a writer who, like these characters, often goes unseen. You can read her writing, however, at the Condé Nast Traveler, PopMatters, and on

Keith Law

Keith Law joined in June of 2006 as the lead baseball analyst for Scouts, Inc, covering the majors, minors and amateurs.

Sarene Leeds

Sarene Leeds is a New York-based writer who does a mean Martha Stewart impression—both vocally and in the culinary sense.

Allison Lex

Allison graduated from the University of Connecticut in May 2010 with a degree in journalism.

Maura Lieberman

Maura is an avid hobby collector, who is enthusiastically trying to learn ukulele while also practicing yoga and taking pictures through t

Gabrielle Linnell

Gabrielle studies Medieval and Renaissance literature and dreams of becoming an unemployed graduate student in an unspecified European country.

Joi Louviere

Joi Louviere is a journalist, blogger, and Washington, D.C. resident by way of almost all 50 states.

Bess Lovejoy

Bess Lovejoy is a staff editor at mental_floss, a former editor at and Schott's Almanac, and the author of Re

Tiffany Luckey

Tiffany Luckey is an editor, writer and pop-culture geek based in Ohio.

Elizabeth Lunday

Elizabeth Lunday writes fun and informative articles about art, architecture, and literature for sources such as mental_floss and her blog, The Dilettante (

Tim Lybarger

Tim is the creator and proprietor of the Neighborhood Archive -- an online collection of all things Mister Rogers.

Beth Anne Macaluso

Beth Anne Macaluso is an editor for In her spare time, she enjoys reading, running, and figuring out which wines pair best with her favorite cereals.

D.J. MacLennan

D.J. MacLennan is a futurist author who lives on the Isle of Skye, Scotland.

Maggie Malach

After attempting to finish a novel when she was 6 years old, Maggie Malach found herself in a career where she gets to write about pop culture for places like Mental Floss, Bustle, PopCrush and AOL Mu

Matthew J.X. Malady

Matthew J.X. Malady is a writer and editor living in Manhattan. You can follow him on Twitter @matthewjxmalady.

Mark Mancini

A native of fabulous Rochester, NY, Mark loves freelance writing, community theater, & anything dinosaur-related. He’s also obsessed with Denver Broncos football.

Lilit Marcus

Lilit Marcus is a Brooklyn-based journalist and Condé Nast Traveler's contributing digital editor.

Kelli Marshall

Kelli Marshall teaches courses on Seinfeld, stand-up comedy, satire, Spike Lee, and other fun stuff at DePaul University and Columbia Coll

Jessica Bloustein Marshall

Jessica Bloustein Marshall is a writer, editor and multimedia producer. Her work can be found on MTV News, Newsweek, Guideposts and NPR.

Rick Marshall

Rick Marshall is a freelance writer, professional geek, occasional photographer, indentured servant to incestuous cats, speedy talker, and

Mario Marsicano

NYC advertising account guy turned blogger, Mario was one of the original contributors at YesButNoButYes, and is now proud to add mental_floss to his resume.