I was 30 years old by the time I learned study and work habits. Until then, I only deeply engaged if I loved the subject matter. I didn’t value learning for the sake of it; instead of craving knowledge, my goal was to get by, and so my parents would…

I have this one neighbor whose reputation preceded her even before my family and I moved to the block. First a woman who owns a rental across the street cornered me one morning when I was visiting the new house and immediately launched into her assessments of the residents: who…

Jennifer Notas Shapiro

Jennifer Notas Shapiro is a screenwriter who has written numerous TV movie rom coms. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and son.

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