Thank you D'Elle Milton for this beautiful feedback. Wow!! Sucker punch to the gut in the first five pages! Short stories that cover a vast spectrum of life circumstances and choices. Each ‘vignette’ like a teaser for a full blown novel of hidddn history and heartbreak, suspense or both. International intrigue; ‘Blink’ is a story … Continue reading The latest review is in!
Join me in this interesting conversation with Lisa Tilstra, on her podcast Make Life Less Difficult. We met in Saudi Arabia and have remained friends after leaving Saudi Arabia, Lisa moved to the Netherlands then Sri Lanka, I moved to New York City. We recently met up for lunch in Philadelphia, where Lisa mentionned her … Continue reading Make Life Less Difficult with Lisa Tilstra
I chose this photo because it encapsulates everything I love: reading, writing, having a cup of tea (with a piece or two of dark chocolate) and contemplating. Little getaway in the Poconos Reading in French and in English. Laughing, crying and learning. Discovering new authors, published and self-published, because they all deserve a fair chance. … Continue reading To 2021
Nothing brings people together like good food 2020 has been a weird and challenging year. Wearing a mask, having our temperature checked, social distancing are our new normal. Meeting friends and family on zoom or in small groups has become the new norm. Working from home, online schooling and closed borders. Thousands have lost their … Continue reading On Being Grateful
The first email seemed innocuous enough. A few lines, a positive review for my new book and friendly salutations. Mark even asked about my parents. I should have seen the red flag, but instead I chose to give my ex the benefit of the doubt. After all, we had both found other partners and were … Continue reading The Ex