Lisa Manterfield is a California-based freelance writer whose essays have appeared online and in print in the Los Angeles Times magazine, Mad As Hell Club and Latitudes & Attitudes. She recently completed her debut novel, Waiting for the Big One. She lives in Redondo Beach with her husband and cat.
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The Poop on Population
Disposable diapers harm the environment, so here’s a modest proposal.
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