Flash story "Fancy" wins second place in O.C. Writers Contest

My flash story called Fancy won second place in the Orange County Writers writing contest. What a fun honor since there were so many incredible entries. The prompt for the contest was to engage all the five senses. I had a lot of fun with this piece…

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Article in the UCSD Alumni Triton Magazine

My alma mater, UCSD, recently published an article I wrote called, Reaching New Heights, in their Winter issue of their alumni magazine called, Triton. The premise of the article is about how my world travels led to discovering the world inside myself....

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A Few Minor Adjustments is a Semi-Finalist in William Faulkner Creative Writing Competition

What an honor that my memoir, A Few Minor Adjustments, was a Semi-Finalist in the prestigious William Faulkner - William Wisdom Creative Writing Competition. It is such an exciting feeling that my book placed in this fierce competition among such talented writers....

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Encore Performance of Pioneering for Peace

I am thrilled to share the encore performance of the scene from my memoir, A Few Minor Adjustments, that won a spot in San Diego's First Annual Memoir Writer's Showcase....

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