Christine Weiser is the Executive Director and Co-Founder of the literary magazine Philadelphia Stories and the Publisher for Tech & Learning magazine. She also plays bass for the garage rock band, RunHideFight, and culled a few inspirations for her novels from her time with the girl band, Mae Pang. She lives outside Philadelphia with her husband Rob Giglio, the drummer for the glam band Creem Circus, and their son. (Photo by Bill Ecklund.)