Pamela Redmond Satran is the author of 14 books, a columnist for Glamour, a writer for such publications as The Daily Beast and The New York Times, a blogger on The Huffington Post and a web developer. She's co-authored nine bestselling baby-naming books, including Beyond Jennifer & Jason and Cool Names for Babies, which have sold close to two million copies and are the center of a new website, nameberry.com. Her latest book, How Not To Act Old, will be released August 2009 and is based on a her blog hownottoactold.com. She lives in Montclaire, New Jersey, with her husband, and is the mother of two sons and a daughter.
In her "live" 1-hour conversation, Pam talked about moving a successful book franchise onto the web, and then the reverse, creating a successful blog and having it turned into a book, what it's like to start and run a hometown group of 760 writers and editors, and how one of her Glamour Lists, "Things Every Woman Should Have & Should Know," has become a web sensation, often attributed to Maya Angelou, and more.