Sarah Weld, a writer and editor, lives in Oakland with her husband and two children. She currently works as the associate editor of the East Bay Monthly. She has also worked as a daily reporter for the Oakland Tribune and the San Mateo County Times. Her writing has appeared in Using Our Words: Moms and Dads on Raising Kids in the Modern Neighborhood, the East Bay Monthly, and the Nob Hill Gazette. She has been coaching her children’s soccer teams for the past four years.