Suspend Your Disbelief

Giota Tachtara


Nine years as a Cosmo editor, four as a Marie Claire fashion expert, and one as full-time blogger


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Raised in Greece during its period of intensive Westernization, Giota Tachtara lived all her life among things that had two names, two qualities, two associations, and two accents: one in Greek and one in English. Now, as an American resident, she roots through her bilingual bookcase and writes about the narrator in her head who’s caught in the middle.