Portrait of Betsy Andrews.

Betsy Andrews

Betsy Andrews is a journalist and poet. Her award-winning books include New Jersey and The Bottom. Her writing can be found at betsyandrews.contently.com.

LATEST

Essay

In Praise of Gay Bars

Betsy Andrews traces the role gay bars have played for the LGBTQ+ community since the 1969 Stonewall Uprising and shares why they remain critical bastions of hope and activism

Family Tree

The Reign of Fred Dame

The founder of the Court of Master Sommeliers Americas created a career path for stateside wine pros; in doing so, he elevated American dining for everyone

Wine

Biodynamics Goes Big

How wine companies are scaling up an agricultural method thought to be hands-on and highly personal