Friday, June 23, 2017

If you’re reading this, it’s the day after my birthday and I’m sipping rum on a beach in San Juan, Puerto Rico, hopefully not too hung over after salsa-ing the night away. Which is a great lead into my music writing soundtrack! Now I typically don’t listen to music while I write. I find it too distracting. But lately, since I’m writing a book about a Cuban girl who dances,…


Five Things to Love about TINY PRETTY THINGS

Tiny Pretty Things
Tuesday, May 26, 2015

It feels like ages since our last debut (it was Colleen’s BEFORE I GO in January), and I couldn’t be more excited to cheer on Sona Charaipotra and Dhonielle Clayton’s fantastic TINY PRETTY THINGS. You can read the description of it on Goodreads then you’ll want to order your very own copy. Trust me – it’s amazing! Here are five things I loved about the book: 1. I love books that give…


Terrified in NYC

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

I’m an independent gal. In college, I went to England on a student teaching exchange program which instilled in me the confidence to handle 99% of what life tosses my way. I go to movies by myself, I don’t mind dining out by myself (I always have a good book for company), and I feel I can tackle almost any problem by myself. As a result, I feel I’ve earned the…