A Goodreads Choice Awards Nomination!?

I am thrilled to announce that my debut novel LET’S TALK ABOUT LOVE is nominated for Best Young Adult Fiction in the Goodreads Choice Awards! My book baby is in excellent company and tbh, I’m not sure if I belong there with those amazing books, but I’m happy nonetheless! If you’d like to vote for LTAL […]

Here, There, and Everywhere (1)

Hi. I like your face. This week, you can read a spiffy interview with Geeks Out and myself And so far, this year’s been pretty great on the Let’s Talk About Love debut front: Swoon Reads is hosting an advanced reader copy giveaway (US Only) Buzzfeed included LTAL on this awesome list (#12! My favorite number!) […]

Guest Posting: Swoon Reads & B&N Teen!

It’s January 2018. J A N U A R Y  2 0 1 8 Let’s Talk About Love comes out in 19 days! Can you believe it? Because I can. I feel like I’ve been waiting forever and now, the month is upon us. As we get closer to the release date (!) I’m going […]

Guest Posting: Quiet YA

Today, I’m guest posting on the Quiet YA blog recommending some of my favorite underrated YA books for 31 Days of #Quiet YA! What is Quiet YA? Well, technically, “quiet YA” is about literary books with more character focus than plot focus. But “quietYA” is to celebrate books that aren’t best sellers, don’t have movie/TV adaptations, […]

Let’s Talk Tuesday: Seasonal Depression

A big theme in my book, LTAL, is communication or rather the lack thereof. In college, I majored in Creative Writing, but it wasn’t for fiction–it was memoir. I’m a notoriously private person and am trying (fighting) to scale that back a little. Let’s Talk About: Seasonal Depression Every November I, like millions of others, […]

Number One

Dear Readers: Thank you for taking this unfinished draft of a book to #1. Numbers and ranks aren’t supposed to matter, right? I have a pretty cool day job so I get to write because I love it. I get to create stories to be shared without having to worry about money and for the […]

Introducing: TAP!

In the mood for some fun, short stories? Wattpad has just launched their new app called Tap. Wattpad has just launched their new app called Tap. It’s like eavesdropping on other people’s chat conversations. I wrote a few stories for the launch, one of which you can start reading now: In BABY BLUE, Jonghyun is […]