Archive: April 2012

My adoration for Nicki Minaj is well-documented. So of course I was gonna post the video to her hit single “Starships,” off her sophomore album Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded. Enjoy! Share this:

For those of you who have read my novel GUESTLIST, here’s your chance to tell me which character was your favorite. And if you’d like to expound on your choice, feel free to do so in the comments below! Share this:

Just so you know, the full title of romance author Cathy Yardley’s how-to book is Will Write for Shoes: How to Write A Chick Lit Novel. Does it strike you as odd that I would read such a book? It shouldn’t – especially if you’ve already read my novel GUESTLIST. In the weeks leading up [...]

The truth is, you people are much better at doing the Instagram Photo Challenges than I am. Twice I’ve vowed to participate; twice I’ve failed. Woe is most assuredly me. But since I know y’all are gearing up for May, I wanted to share the list of challenges with you. Shout out to FatMumSlim, whomever [...]

I cannot explain why but I am really tickled by the above embroidery by Stephanie Tillman. Share this:

Every once in a while, I come across a novel that causes me to throw some side-eye the author’s way. The most recent novel to do this is The Dogs of Babel by Carolyn Parkhurst. The Dogs of Babel is the story of linguist Paul Iverson, who calls home one day to find out his [...]

One of my most eagerly anticipated books of 2012 is Struck by author Jennifer Bosworth. The YA novel tells the story of Mia Price, a “lightning addict” who’s been struck by the weather-related electric discharges so many times, she’s covered in veiny red “lightning scars.” However, when a massive earthquake decimates her hometown of Los Angeles, Mia finds herself [...]

Over the weekend, popular music industry website AllHipHop featured my novel GUESTLIST in a post entitled A Breakdown of the Latest Urban Reads. The article, written by Senior Staff Writer Biba Adams, says of GUESTLIST: The standout debut is at the top of this list, and soon to be at the top of many others. The book [...]

Hello there, Dear Readers! Okay, like Kobo, I don’t know anyone that actually has a Sony Reader (though I do hear it is very popular). However, I want everyone  in the world to have an opportunity to read my debut novel GUESTLIST. And so, keeping that in mind, the Sony Reader edition of GUESTLIST hath [...]

Can I be for real with y’all? I don’t know anyone who uses a Kobo eReader. But hey, that doesn’t mean I don’t want my Kobo homies to miss the party! And so, my debut novel GUESTLIST is also finally available for Kobo. Just like its Kindle and Nook counterparts, it’s only $2.99. Share this: