Guilty Pleasures

I’ve been thinking a lot about what brings me joy. Reading and writing are two things in this life that I truly love. I know several writers who do not enjoy reading and many, many writers who never have time to read. But I can’t imagine not reading. It is just a part of who I … More Guilty Pleasures

Get to Know ME

I’ve seen a few “Twenty facts about Me” posts going around and decided to do one. So here it goes!  I have been writing since I was 7 years old.  I lived in Japan for 3 years.  I am the youngest of 6 kids.  I love Marvel movies.  I have a weird obsession with Lea … More Get to Know ME

Hello America.

Hello America. I guess I should have said this four months ago, but it has been a crazy four months. It has been so weird being back in the United States.  I miss Japan all the time. The culture, the food, the people. In Japan, the streets were cleaner. The people were nicer. There was less crime. … More Hello America.

Sayonara Okinawa!

  For the last three years, I have been lucky enough to live in Okinawa, Japan, but that chapter of my life is coming to an end. As I was preparing to move, I started reminiscing on all the wonderful memories I have made, and thought about the lessons I have learned. I have met … More Sayonara Okinawa!

Wizarding Ball!

Last night, I had the chance to attend a Harry Potter Wizarding Ball. I have been a Harry Potter fan since I was a little girl so I was absolutely giddy when I learned about this ball. I counted down the days as I waited. But when the night finally rolled around, three of my … More Wizarding Ball!