BIG CHANGES, BOOK COVERS & SPRING BREAK

It's that time of year again... Spring break!  This annual week-long holiday from school is the setting of my first novel INTO THE OCEAN. Into The Ocean is about a girl from New Jersey who moves to Hawaii with her family. She has finally started making friends and settling in, just as spring break rolls … Continue reading BIG CHANGES, BOOK COVERS & SPRING BREAK

HOW TO WRITE A BOOK: My 5 Rules!

This past weekend, I was at the Texas Book Festival. It was my third year attending with my mom. After the first year I went, in 2011 when I saw Sarah Dessen speak, I was so excited and inspired that I started writing what later became my novel Into The Ocean (which you can check … Continue reading HOW TO WRITE A BOOK: My 5 Rules!

25 Facts About Me

Hello! Remember this from Facebook? Well, my good friend Rose from This Day Right Now (go follow her!) just posted one of these, and I was reminded of how efficiently you get to know someone through it. I never did one of these when they were big on FB, and I've always loved lists, so … Continue reading 25 Facts About Me