Phillippe Diederich

Phillippe Diederich

Phillippe Diederich is a bilingual author and photographer born in the Dominican Republic and raised in Mexico City and Miami. His photography has appeared in The New York Times, Time magazine, U.S. News and World Report and other national publications. Phillippe's novels Sofrito and Playing for the Devil's Fire are both published by Cinco Puntos Press. He is the recipient of a PEN/Phyllis Naylor Working Writer Fellowship and the Editor-in-Chief of Viva Fifty!

When do you need reading glasses?

When do you need reading glasses?

It’s important to get our eyes examined every year because our vision deteriorates. And once you’re in your fifties, the changes can be quite dramatic…

On being a good father

On being a good father

Father’s Day is upon us once again. And once again I ask myself: what makes a good father? Sure, Father’s day is a holiday,…