L.Z Hansen known to friends as Zoe, came to NYC in the early 1980s. After taking up residency in the Chelsea Hotel, she went downtown & lived in the dangerous streets of the Lower East Side. She has worked as- a clothing store owner (Jezebella), hair, makeup, & stylist to the downtown chic,escort, street walker, heroin addict, & successful brothel owner. She now concentrates on her writing, & has had many short stories published in various anthologies, on line sites & local rags. She is an unabashed lover of filth, & the written word, talks to the dead, & strives for purity. Zoe continues to live in the L.E.S with her family.See MoreSee less