Emily Baines

Emily Ansara Baines is the author of The Unofficial Downton Abbey Cookbook and The Unofficial Hunger Games Cookbook. Her short stories have been published by Narrative and Bird's Thumb, and her essays and articles have appeared on various sites including Jezebel,The Huffington Post, The Independent, The Bold Italic, XOJane, and Hello Giggles, where she is a contributing writer. Emily holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Otis College of Art and Design, and she lives in Los Angeles with her husband and an invisible cat named Rufus. Her favorite word is murmur.