A Kindle Top Ten Murder Mystery Feb. 2014and Kindle Top 20 Nov/Dec. 2013, thanks to YOU! Distortion is a dark crime novel told from the point of view of the “bombshell” who isn’t stupid, evil or blonde. An artist, Adele Proust paints  a crime scene in reverse perspective and turns a murder investigation backwards—onto her friends. Much appreciation to: Reviewers are saying:“Riveting”“The intrigue and lies … Continue reading Distortion

The Best Advice

I love writing six-word memoirs and the biggest purveyor of them, Smith Magazine, is featuring one of mine in their latest collection with St. Martin’s Press along with sixes by Goldie Hawn, Mollie Ringwald, Madeline Albright, Piper Kerman, etc. I’m so honored. Continue reading The Best Advice

Veils, Halos and Shackles

From Kasva Press: Words kill…. But words can also heal. The December 2012 rape and murder of Jyoti Singh Pandey in Delhi moved thousands of people to pour into the streets in protest. Veils, Halos, and Shackles: International Poetry on the Oppression and Empowerment of Women was conceived in response to that vicious gang-rape and to the unprecedented public activism for women’s safety that followed … Continue reading Veils, Halos and Shackles

For Outside In Magazine: In the Company of Forever

I’m so happy to share that my short memoir, “In the Company of Forever” has just been published by Outside In Literary and Travel Magazine. It’s the story of my spring break in Shetland Islands while I was studying at the U of H campus in London. The trip to Shetland was life-changing. 7/20 – It always saddens me to see another literary zine gone. … Continue reading For Outside In Magazine: In the Company of Forever