is a writer and editor. She is the author of Unwasted: My Lush Sobriety, which is based on her popular essays for The New York Times blog “Proof: Alcohol and American Life.”
Currently, Sacha is a Rosalynn Carter fellow for mental health journalism through the Carter Center in Atlanta. Among other things, she writes about mental health, addiction, and pop fiction. Sacha is a columnist at The Fix, where she tackles the science of addiction, and a frequent contributor to The Huffington Post. She is also a contributing editor at The New Republic.
Formerly a senior editor at Reader’s Digest, Sacha has written about everything from space camp to pulp fiction.
She lives with her husband, Peter; son, Theodore; and terrier, SciFi, in Washington, DC.
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