Diana Spechler Diana Spechler is a novelist and essayist who writes the newsletter Dispatches From The Road. She holds a M.F.A. in creative writing from the University of Montana and has also written for Travel + Leisure, Food & Wine, and EatingWell. She currently resides in Dallas, Texas. About Shape Shape is an award-winning digital fitness, wellness, and beauty destination that offers inclusive, trusted, and empowering expert-led guidance and advice for anyone at any point in their wellness journey. Our library of more than 11,000 stories reaches more than 7 million readers monthly who want to prioritize their health, have fun, and lead an active lifestyle while also cutting through the noise of quick fixes and unvetted fads.