Whether it’s a three-day writer’s conference, a European vacation, a tropical beach holiday, or a short week in New York City, three distinct items come with me every single time. No matter the destination, temperature, or occasion, if I’m traveling, this travel trifecta comes with me. Why? For most vacations,… Read More
I write young adult fiction about quirky characters learning to navigate life and love. I can be found drooling over leather jackets, haunting my favorite coffee shops, and wishing I was in London or Paris.
I’m a former teacher who loves words––how they sound, the shapes and colors of them, and most of all, combining them into stories that will hopefully make you laugh a lot, and maybe cry a little.
I treasure my husband, two superstar children, loyal dog, and my little slice of California.
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