February Newsletter

February 13, 2017 Haven't seen you in a while. Here's what's been going on... http://gph.is/1Em5cWh Over-the-moon excited to announce I am now represented by powerhouse agent Carly Watters of P.S. Literary for my third novel, MISS SUBWAYS. It's [...]

JANUARY: Perspectives Book Project

A few weeks ago I committed to reading 43 books in 2017 as part of the Perspectives Book Project in an effort to “explore points of view to which I’m otherwise not sufficiently exposed.” January [...]

Perspectives Book Project: 43 Books for 2017

Being comfortable is not a bad thing. Sofas, beds, sports bras. But this election has shown me that I’m too comfortable in my very blue bubble. Not enough exploring of perspectives vastly different from the [...]

Books I Read in 2016

I have a love/hate relationship with being productive. At times, I can be a bit too engaged with getting things done, accomplishing, ticking off lists. Sometimes, my expectations can be too high and I feel piffy [...]

The Belly Art Project

I had a great time last night at the launch party for Sara Blakely's new book: The Belly Art Project. This is a gorgeous coffee table book filled with incredible photographs of more than 100 painted [...]

First Draft Done!

My favorite two words in the English language are "the end" ("dark chocolate" comes in at a close second), and the other night I got to type them when I finished the manuscript for my [...]

Master Tools to Change Your Mind Giveaway

  I'm excited to participate in this amazing giveaway. Here's all the info you need to know from the organizer (and Balance Project interviewee #154) Kate Hanley: Have you ever had a flash of insight, [...]

What a Day!

I was so honored to be asked to participate as a speaker at the United Way of Greater Los Angeles' Women's Summit on April 25, 2016 at the Beverly Hilton. It was an incredible event [...]

The Balance Project 99c Ebook Spring Break Sale!

The Balance Project ebook is on sale for 99 cents from March 16-March 21 at Amazon. If you haven't had a chance to read it, now's the time and share with a friend! Have a [...]

The Two “Other” Reasons Millennial Women Are Burning Out

  My latest piece on The Huffington Post... Fast Company published an insightful article this week by Kelly Clay entitled "Why Millennial Women Are Burning Out." The subhead referred to the fact that it wasn't [...]