Category: The Place We Went to Yesterday

Rave Reviews Book Club – An Author’s Perspective

When I launched my first novel, The Place We Went to Yesterday, back in November of last year, I had no idea what to expect.  I had no author platform.  I had no experience doing anything like this.  I thought, naively,

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On Promoting Ourselves

So far, this year I’ve read 16 books.  I can’t tell you if that’s better or worse than any other year because I never used to keep track of them.  I have a goal of reading at least 50 books

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The Place We Went to Yesterday – Reader Q&A

If you’ve been following along this week, then you’ve learned quite a bit about The Place We Went to Yesterday, and more about our main character – Ella Santia.  What you might still be wondering is whether this poor young woman

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The Place We Went to Yesterday – Reader Q&A

Anyone that knows me knows that there is a soft spot in my heart for the LGBTQ community.  Not only because I have many gay friends and family, but because I’ve identified as bisexual for as long as I can

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The Place We Went to Yesterday – Reader Q&A

“What doesn’t kill you, makes you fat” – Esmerelda Santiago, When I Was Puerto Rican   Food is something that is important in a lot of cultures and it is no less important in the various Latino communities.  In The Place We

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The Place We Went to Yesterday – Reader Q&A

The Reader Q&A continues today with Lori G. wanting more information about the High Line and its significance in The Place We Went to Yesterday. First, a little history is in order (and I’m going to admit to paraphrasing here because the

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The Place We Went to Yesterday – Reader Q&A

I realize that outside of my circle of beta-readers (who have been nothing short of spectacular, by the way!), that there haven’t been many revelations about the story itself.  So, I decided to open myself up to questions from both

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