Lara Blackman is a student at NYU. Her favorite fictional people include Annie Hall, Margo Roth Spiegelman, Jay Gatsby, and Pacey Witter. Her favorite real people include Ben Gibbard, Andrew Dost, Joni Mitchell, Demetri Martin, and a bunch of writers whose first names are Jonathan (Lethem, Franzen, Safran Foer, etc.). In addition to writing things, she takes pictures. You can look at some of them here.