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Alexandra Faye Silverman

Alexandra Faye Silverman lives in New York where she writes, loses things, does a mean Girl Friday, gets hit by car doors riding her bike while listening to WNYC in one ear and tries to work on being funnier, more imaginative and less intense.

Stories By Alexandra Faye Silverman

Penny for Her Thoughts

This whiskey-swilling, punctuation-loving, Mad Men-era advertising veteran has tried to retire—really, she has—but ninety-three-year-old Penny Speckter just keeps on chugging.