10 ballet novels [for adults] you’ll love

Interested in my dance-related fiction? Check out Off Balance and the award-winning Outside the Limelight, Books 1 and 2 of the Ballet Theatre Chronicles, as well as A Dancer’s Guide to Africa. Forthcoming in January 2021 is Ballet Orphans, a Ballet Theatre Chronicles prequel. For a long time, “ballet fiction” meant the books that catered to young girls, slim tomes with … Read more 10 ballet novels [for adults] you’ll love

Classical Girl’s New Year’s resolution

Do I want this blog to be the story of the fiery, relentless energy of the ten years in which I produced five muse-inspired novels? The aching loss as the decade-long dream of being traditionally published got pounded down into nothingness? Nah. The New Year is a great opportunity to end a pity party over … Read more Classical Girl’s New Year’s resolution

Classical Girl’s Black Ivory Soul

Ten years ago it was African music and not classical, that had me so infatuated. It was African dance and not ballet. I know, right? Doesn’t make much sense in light of my current music and dance obsession. But I’d started writing my first novel, loosely set on some of my own experiences as a … Read more Classical Girl’s Black Ivory Soul