April, 2015

Book Launch is Sunday, May 3 at 3PM! Two new blog posts!

Aloha, Friends, In a little over a week, I’ll be celebrating and signing ANYWHERE BUT PARADISE at BookPeople, Austin’s amazing independent bookstore at Sixth and Lamar! I’d love to see you there, Sunday, May 3rd at 3PM. To read about Musicality: Composing with Repetitions, a guest post I wrote this week, click on over to […]


TLA love and two more blog posts about Anywhere but Paradise!

Aloha, Friends, The Texas Library Association Annual Conference last week was book heaven on earth! I met SO many amazing librarians, teachers and students from across the state. Plus a few who came from Louisiana 🙂 Here are a couple of other guest posts I wrote this month: Dear Teen Me The Page 69 Test […]


TLA Annual Conference this THIS week!

Aloha, Friends, This week I’ll be at the Texas Library Association Annual Conference in Austin! If you are attending from out of town, a special welcome to you! Please drop by and say hello. Here’s where I’ll be: Wednesday, April 15th 11am-noon signing in autograph area, aisle 6 4pm-5:20pm YART Texas Tea Thursday, April 16th […]


Blogging and More Blogging!

Aloha, Friends! I’ve been honored to be a guest on a number of blogs the past couple of weeks! Feel free to click on over and read more about my publishing journey, thoughts on writing and more: When It’s Too Close to Home: Writing Q&A with Anne Bustard The Helpful Delete Key Anywhere but Paradise, […]