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Anneli Rufus is an award-winning journalist and the author of several critically acclaimed books, including Party of One: The Loners' Manifesto and the Nautilus Award-winning Stuck: Why We Can't (or Won't) Move On. She is a frequent contributor to the Daily Beast , AlterNet, Psychology Today, the Huffington Post, and other sites.
A cream-colored Beagle/Chihuahua mix named George was her constant companion during those troubled adolescent years in a place ringed with smokestacks, seaports, and stunningly steep sea cliffs that to this day are the scene of frequent suicides.
Full Name: Anneli Rufus
Location: San Francisco Bay Area
What I Do for a Living: Write
What I Do for Fun: Find stuff on the ground
The Furry Members of My Household Are: Just my husband, and he's not all that furry anymore
My Favorite Things to Write About Are: Food, health, low self-esteem, animal rights
My Pet Peeve Is: Litter
My Guilty Pleasures Are: Ice cream, beaches, beaches made of ice cream
How I Deal with Dog/Cat Hair: Scotch tape usually works
What I Want to Be When I Grow Up: As I told my dad when I was four: a beachcomber
9 Hours Ago — In a totally unsurprising move, the heiress adds another furry tea cup something or other to her collection.
Jul 27, 2012 — Pay attention to that bark in the night: Your dog might be seeing spirits.
Jul 2, 2012 — This year's pet-food recall roller-coaster just keeps on reeling -- now with a new canned-foods recall from Mars Petcare US.
Jun 27, 2012 — After a full-face transplant, Dallas Wiens' life is getting back on track -- with some help from his service dog, Charlie.
Jun 22, 2012 — New line of dog clothes and accessories -- including a chewable tour bus -- hits stores.
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