Swati Teerdhala is a storyteller and writer. After graduating from the University of Virginia with a B.S. in Finance and History, she tumbled into the marketing side of the technology industry. She’s passionate about many things, including how to make a proper cup of chai, the right ratio of curd-to-crust in a lemon tart, and diverse representation in the stories we tell. Swati is represented by Kristin Nelson of Nelson Literary Agency. She currently lives in New York City and can be found wandering the streets with a pen or camera in hand.