I Hurt Too

I've always considered myself emotionally strong, having gone through painful loss early on--two brothers who died suddenly and unexpectedly in their 30’s and 50’s, respectively, twenty years apart, and both my parents who suffered and died slowly due to cancer seven years apart. But nothing…
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My First Prom . . . Ever!

It had taken decades before I had my very first prom. From an all-girls catholic school which didn't consider proms as required, I never had one in high school--unless you consider an all-girls party at a classmate's house. I never had anything similar in college…
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Hello 2018!

2018 is going to be the year I release the WIPs (work-in-progress) I shed blood, sweat and tears for in 2017. Most would be novella/novel length, but there would still be short stories.   Up for release first this January would be my Another First,…
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Writing: A Look Back at 2017

Happy New Year! 2017 was the year of short stories for me, mostly. I released two short stories as part of two anthologies: Summer Feels, a #romanceclass anthology included my story Buddy System, about two best friends who promised to be each other's buddies and…

12 Months of Love | 24 Reasons to Love Launch

12 Months of Love | 24 Reasons to Love, an anthology of 24 holiday-themed stories is launching its ebook version on November 20, 2017.  Pre-order below: Print copies are only available in the Philippines.  Order here: