Imagi-con 2018

Whatchya doing July 21st, 2018? From say 11AM-4PM? Come visit Imagi-con. I'll be there with copies of #GLITTERBOMB. Still deciding if I should dress in cosplay, what do you think?  


The Kissing Booth

I didn't know about THE KISSING BOOTH by Beth Reekles before yesterday. I found it on Netflix last night. And it reminded me of the letters I wrote for my friends when I was in High School. Then I saw Beth wrote the book when she was young, too and it makes me enjoy the story... Continue Reading →

I'm working on my next YA manuscript. The idea and story came to me over a year ago. The main character would chatter in my ear while I was busy trying to do revisions on my other manuscript. But now that I have the time and intention and want my main characters to talk to... Continue Reading →

Emma Gonzalez I See You.

I want to wrap Emma Gonzalez in my arms and keep her safe. I want to pull her out of the glare of public consumption and protect her. Give her space to hopefully ease her way back into a life without having to lead adults. Let her grieve and heal. Let her be quiet. Let... Continue Reading →

Creating Community

Did you know writing can be a lonely process? I spend my days talking to the characters in my head and creating the drama they endure and the love that drives them, but really it's me sitting at my desk thumping away at my keyboard in a rhythm that some days is fast and others... Continue Reading →

as a survivor

I have a lot on my mind today and was wondering if you have a moment to share your thoughts.   How are we teaching and how have we been teaching our children and people the difference between a decision they regret, are ashamed of, and are embarrassed by verses assault?   How is our... Continue Reading →

Valentines Day

When I was young Valentines Day was very important to me, which makes no sense because all it ever did was make me feel was less than, less desirable, less pretty, less everything. Now the day doesn't hold me in its grip. No panic. No fear. No prompt required to tell anyone I love them.... Continue Reading →

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