Reading “Love Letter” at Book Passage in San Francisco

Dani Fankhauser is a writer based in Brooklyn.

She is the creator of ReadThisNext, a book recommendations app, and The Salve, a publication developed in partnership with Medium.

Her writing has appeared in Fortune, Adweek, New York Magazine, The Billfold, Mashable, and PopSugar. Her first book, “Shameless: How I Lost My Virginity and Kept My Faith” was called “impressionistic and engaging” by pastor and author Bromleigh McCleneghan. She completed a M.S. in journalism at Medill School of Journalism and B.A. in business at Point Loma Nazarene University.

Selected publications:

Humor – The Cooper Review – Did You Know Soylent is Just Slimfast? And 9 More Easy Innovation Explanations

Memoir – Shameless: How I Lost My Virginity and Kept My Faith

Essay – The Cut – What Happened When I Got All of My Dating Advice From My Evangelical Church

Essay – PopSugar – How I Overcame the Religious Stigma Around Birth Control

Essay – The Billfold – Five Years of Tackling My Student Debt: An In-Depth History

Reported – Mashable – Why the Web Hasn’t Birthed a Prettier Craigslist