Lavinia Spalding is a writer, editor, teacher, public speaker, and lapsed Luddite. She is the series editor of The Best Women's Travel Writing, and author of two books: Writing Away: A Creative Guide to Awakening the Journal-Writing Traveler and With a Measure of Grace, the Story and Recipes of a Small Town Restaurant.
She recently wrote the introduction for a reissued e-book edition of Edith Wharton's classic travelogue, A Motor-Flight Through France. Lavinia's work has appeared in many print and online publications, including Yoga Journal, Sunset magazine, The San Francisco Chronicle, San Francisco magazine, The Guardian UK, Tin House, Post Road, Gadling, Overnight Buses, Every Day with Rachael Ray, and The Best Travel Writing Volume 9.
Lavinia has the extreme good fortune of studying photography in South Korea with acclaimed photographer Kim Hong-Hee. She lives in San Francisco, where she's a resident of the Writers' Grotto and co-founder of the award-winning monthly travel reading series Weekday Wanderlust.
For more information about Lavinia Spalding visit her website at: http://www.laviniaspalding.com