Book Birthday

April 24, 2017   THE BALANCE PROJECT turns 2! (99c ebook sale!) THE BALANCE PROJECT was published on April 28, 2015. I remember that week so vividly... It kicked off with the Junior League of [...]

BOOK DEAL NEWS!!

I am beyond pleased to announce my two-book publishing deal with St. Martin's Press! They will be publishing my novel THE SUBWAY GIRLS* in the spring of 2018 and my next novel** a year later. I [...]

MARCH: Perspectives Book Project

March 29, 2017 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." March is designated [...]

FEBRUARY: Perspectives Book Project

March 1, 2017 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." February is [...]

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 [...]