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...
Cover Reveal: The Complete Legal Writer

Cover Reveal: The Complete Legal Writer

:: Alexa and I begged her: Do you have any art? Like, anything? That we can have (for free)? Maybe, like, a tree? Over the last two years, my friend and former colleague Alexa Chew and I have been writing a book. It’s going to press very soon. We worked closely...