For me, writing provides a sense of purpose and personal satisfaction. I write for myself; me and only me. So imagine my surprise when coworkers and peers at my day job recently told me that my writing journey has inspired them.Read More
This past December, I received an email from the local library asking if I’d like to participate in an upcoming Teen Writer’s Guild meeting. Lots of thoughts flooded my head, like what other authors would be at this event and if I’d be able to hold my own on an author panel.Read More
Social media is a blessing and a curse. I think that sentiment can apply to most people, but it is definitely true for me as an author. It’s a blessing in that it has allowed me to connect with other authors, book bloggers and readers – people I wouldn’t have met otherwise. It is a curse because it can be a black hole that devours my time and keeps me from my writing.Read More
Location was one of the things I had to decide when I was writing The Descendant. Would I base my novel in some made up location or would I base it in my own backyard? I opted for the latter; after all, I live in a pretty cool town.Read More
Inspirations come in all shapes, sizes, formats and mediums. For Millie Karkoff, founder of the MiUS Collection, fashion is her inspiration!
I’ve known Millie for over ten years, and since the first moment I met her, I knew she absolutely loved fashion. She was someone I could always look to for current styles and trends. But little did I know that her love for fashion was fueling something far more lasting than any current fashion trend.