Natasha has lived her life between Spanish and English-speaking countries. As a child she moved between the United States and Mexico, and as an adult she studied in England and Spain. Natasha holds a Creative Writing M.F.A. from Boston University and both a B.A. in Spanish and a B.A. in English from the University of California, Los Angeles. She has received academic scholarships and several awards for creative writing, and has worked as an Editorial Assistant for AGNI, Los Angeles Magazine, and Truthdig.
Her passion for language has led her to learn Portuguese and Farsi, and her attention to detail has allowed her to become a proficient editor in Spanish and English. Moreover, she is trained in literary translation and is currently translating several books by Latin American poets.