THEASA TUOHY—novelist, journalist, and playwright—has worked for five daily newspapers and the Associated Press. She is the author of two novels featuring reporters, The Five O’clock Follies, set in Vietnam during the war, and the forthcoming, Flying Jenny, set in 1929 about a debutante stunt pilot and a tabloid journalist. She is co-author of Lawrence: The Musical, an award winning show about the life of D.H. Lawrence, and has written a memoir about renovating her home in France. She is currently working on a mystery set in Paris. A graduate of the University of California at Berkeley, she lives in Manhattan.