HOW TO STAY Goes Traveling

HOW TO STAY Goes Traveling

:: “A poignant and layered narrative about the universal desire for something so elusive—a safe place to fall.” There’s been some news on the writing front for me: I had a new book come out in September, and I have another new one coming out in two...
How To Write A Holiday Love Story

How To Write A Holiday Love Story

:: When my publisher told me they wanted me to write a love story set around the winter holidays, and “Oh, it needs a happy ending”—I felt like I was standing barefoot and under-supplied at the bottom of a very tall, very rocky mountain that I had to climb if I ever...
Nerdy-Amazing Book Review

Nerdy-Amazing Book Review

:: “The Complete Legal Writer promises much and delivers more,” says the best book review, ever. I write a lot of things: novels, essays and journalism pieces, and, as you might not know, nerdy books on nerdy things like legal reasoning, writing,...
Every Book Deserves a Party

Every Book Deserves a Party

:: I’m still me. I’m just me with a new novel. At the beginning of this month, my second novel, CHASING CHAOS, came out. (It’s part of the Hollywood Lights Series.) That was pretty awesome but also weird (as I wrote about here). As I mentioned in that earlier...
Announcing: CHASING CHAOS out Today!

Announcing: CHASING CHAOS out Today!

:: As writers, we work so hard, and so much of that hard work is done alone and in private. And then one day rolls around—launch day, today—and it’s weird. Everything feels the same. It’s that magic day: my latest novel, CHASING CHAOS, comes out today. As...