Tre Miller Rodriguez

As a young L.A. publicist, Tré Miller Rodríguez fell in love with a 30-something Cuban ad exec and married him on the eighth date. Their love story--and his sudden death four years later--became the inspiration for "Splitting the Difference: A Heart-Shaped Memoir" and her popular blog, WhiteElephantInTheRoom. An award-winning copywriter and UC Berkeley graduate, her essays have appeared in The New York Times, Manhattan Magazine and on [+]