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Doesn’t Every Girl Want to Get Married? Nope!

Not every girl has her dream wedding planned. Not every girl even cares about the possibility of getting married. Some of us are more interested in what we’re going to be when we grow up. Not as a way to fill the time until we get married, but because we value something different about ourselvesRead more

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Why Don’t You Describe Emma More?

Like many young women in their 20s, I went through a Chick Lit phase.  This was in the 90s and early 2000s when the genre was dominated by books that focused on two topics: weight and marriage.  Bridgette Jones was the voice that spoke for the genre and many other authors copied the idea inRead more

Congratulations Pat and Vic!

Two characters in Modern Persuasion are named (and very loosely based on) two of my closest friends: Christi and Patrick.  We spend more time with Patrick in the novel and I even borrowed his fiancé Victor to be part of the story in a very similar role as he plays in life. Vic and Pat areRead more