Lover. Fighter. Dining critic. Author of novel PENELOPE MARCH IS MELTING (Delacorte), out November 14th.

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I'm the chief dining critic and a feature writer at Chicago magazine. I spent 11 years as the magazine's humor columnist, and have written features on food, sports, travel, and celebrities, and earned seven nominations from the City and Regional Magazine Association for best food/dining criticism...

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