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My first Children’s Picture Book

(This post contains affiliate links. You can find my disclosure at the end of this post.) Renzo's Rainbow, my first Children's Picture Book After so much dilly-dallying, self-bashing, and numerous drafts, I finally completed the artwork of my first ever Children's Picture Book, Renzo's Rainbow. It's now available digitally and in paperback on Amazon. This… Continue reading My first Children’s Picture Book

Articles, Books, Uncategorized

Chroma Hearts is out!

Surprise, surprise! My new book, Chroma Hearts, will be out at the 8Letters LitFest this April! I will be one of eight authors launching a book, and I'm thrilled and honored to be among them. Cindy dela Cruz of 8Letters has always been supportive of our endeavors, and I'm truly grateful for being a part… Continue reading Chroma Hearts is out!

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Review: Wonder

(This post contains affiliate links. You can find my disclosure at the end of this post.) Wonder by R.J. Palacio “August is the Sun.” - Via 5 out of 5 stars If I were to sum up the message of this wonderful, heartwarming, uplifting book, it is that it tells the triumph of a good… Continue reading Review: Wonder

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Review: We Were Liars

(This post contains affiliate links. You can find my disclosure at the end of this post.) 4 out of 5 Stars We Were Liars was hyped as a modern, sophisticated suspense novel. I would describe it as a not-too-sophisticated and not-too-suspenseful book, but a powerful one nonetheless. We Were Liars by E. Lockhart The first… Continue reading Review: We Were Liars

Articles, Writing Workshops

Writing for #romanceclassYA

I wrote a novella of 35,555 words in 90 days. Repeat 100 times.  Until now I find it hard to believe it myself. But thanks to #romanceclass YA mentors Mina Esguerra, Agay Llanera and Ines B. Yao, I was able to write and finish a novella in just three months! I've always been more of… Continue reading Writing for #romanceclassYA