We need more diverse books!

I’ve gotten a few negative comments about having written LGBT characters into my books. If I’m honest I guess I wasn’t surprised. Without spoiling too much, the main character, Kayleigh, has a diverse group of friends, including a gay male and a trans female. She also has a Jewish friend and a Chinese friend, and she herself is half Hispanic. … Read More

Free to be female

I have been known to randomly break into song. This week, I feel compelled to sing our national anthem, especially the lines “O’er the land of the free, and the home of the brave!” Not because I’m feeling particularly patriotic, but because I know that Bruce Jenner won’t be arrested for revealing himself to be transgender. Bruce Jenner is incredibly … Read More