“Otherwise Perfect” live reading

I can’t believe it’s been almost a year since my first author appearance! I’m still so thankful for A Novel Idea for having me, and I hope to line up more readings and/or book signings this year. Check out the reading of (most of) the first chapter of my novel Otherwise Perfect!

Book Sale!

May is Mental Health Awareness Month! In honor of the last week of this month, my debut novel Otherwise Perfect is now on sale through May 31st! (Kindle edition only) The novel covers the “taboo” subjects of mental illness, most notably depression, suicidal thoughts, and the struggle for acceptance. Ultimately, it’s a story about friendship…

Author Reading: Otherwise Perfect

I had my first ever live author reading on Wednesday night in Canton, GA. My sister was able to grab the perfect seat to record it for me! I was super nervous, but thrilled to be part of this awesome event! http://bit.ly/op_reading More about A Novel Idea… A Novel Idea is a free gathering of…

Live Reading!

I am very excited to announce that I will be doing my first ever live reading on April 18th, 2018, in Canton, Ga. I will be reading an excerpt from my novel Otherwise Perfect, and I will also be available to answer questions and chat. There will be four other local authors also in attendance, with…

This Is Why

Several people have asked me why I chose to write a novel about depression and suicide, especially involving a main character who is gay. The answer is fairly simple: I wrote about it because it’s real. Millions of people (including me) suffer from depression every single day. It’s almost an impossible thing to explain to…

Soundtrack for Otherwise Perfect!

I love to listen to music when I write. It fuels me, inspires me, and can really help set the mood for what I’m writing. This is a playlist I made while I was writing my novel Otherwise Perfect and I’m always adding more to it. There are a lot of indie artists on this…

Otherwise Perfect now available!

My debut novel, Otherwise Perfect, is now available exclusively on the Amazon Kindle Store. I am so thankful for everyone in my life who has supported my dream of writing and I am so happy to have taken this huge step toward living that dream. This novel means so much to me and my only hope…