Join the BALLET ORPHANS Launch Party!

  My new novel, BALLET ORPHANS, launches on Saturday, January 2nd, 2021 and I want YOU, dear reader, to join me at a rollicking 80’s-themed launch party. You know how you get burnt out from parties during the holidays where you eat and drink too much, and after New Year’s Day, you say, “I’m done”? … Read more

Cover reveal: Book 3 of the Ballet Theatre Chronicles

At long last, I’m so happy to reveal the cover for Book 3 of the Ballet Theatre Chronicles! Ballet Orphans is a prequel to the series, same location (San Francisco), same company (West Coast Ballet Theatre), only it’s set twenty years before the other two books. I just loved creating this fascinating backstory. And I … Read more

10 Happy Classical Tunes for a Pandemic

It’s a tall order these days to command oneself to be happy and productive. I myself have started and stopped this blog over a dozen times in the past few weeks. Something in me is frozen, distraught, in shock over the same thing everyone else is feeling discomfort and/or trauma over, and even though that … Read more

10 ballet novels [for adults] you’ll love

Interested in my dance-related fiction? Check out Off Balance and Outside the Limelight, Books 1 and 2 of the Ballet Theatre Chronicles. Just arrived on January 2, 2021 is Ballet Orphans, a Ballet Theatre Chronicles prequel, available HERE. My third novel, A Dancer’s Guide to Africa  is connected Ballet Orphans in a fun way, and now’s your … Read more