Pari Berk (formerly Pari Chang) is a personal essayist, a graduate of NYU School of Law, and a mother of two. Her essays have been featured in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Believer, Self, Glamour, Good Housekeeping, and have been anthologized. She has also been a frequent contributor to Yahoo! Pari lives in New Jersey with her mother, her two children, and the sweetest rescue puppy ever, a terrier mix named Ohio. Pari is currently finishing her memoir, The Meatpacker’s Daughter.