Photos with Cheryl Strayed
Cheryl Strayed is the author of #1 New York Times bestseller "Wild," the New York Times bestseller "Tiny Beautiful Things," and the novel "Torch." "Wild" was chosen by Oprah Winfrey as her first selection for Oprah's Book Club 2.0. Jean-Marc Vallée is directing the film adaptation of "Wild," starring Reese Witherspoon, with a screenplay by Nick Hornby. The film is being produced by Pacific Standard and will be distributed by Fox Searchlight in fall 2014. Read more... among others. Strayed's writing has appeared in "The Best American Essays," the New York Times Magazine, the Washington Post Magazine, Vogue, Salon, The Missouri Review, The Sun, Tin House, The Rumpus--where she wrote the popular "Dear Sugar" advice column--and elsewhere. Strayed's books have been translated into more than thirty languages around the world. She holds an MFA in fiction writing from Syracuse University and a bachelor's degree from the University of Minnesota. She lives in Portland, Oregon with her husband--the documentary filmmaker, Brian Lindstrom--and their two children.