Truth you can touch

You can create whatever you want. Sometimes I am reminded of this truth in unexpected ways: I went to church on Sunday and the youth group was running the show. Right before they called all the grown-ups down to the chancel for “Adult Time,” they passed around a basket full of…well, I didn’t know what, […]

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Ahh, plants

I live near a florist. The florist charges a bit more than I believe to be strictly necessary so I tend to purchase my flowers elsewhere, but I nonetheless benefit from walking by each day and absorbing the beauty of whatever’s on display. There has been a selection of six-dollar plants available for a while […]

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bento box is good eats

Good eats

Intellectual, emotional, spiritual—I am provided with nourishment of all sorts. So much so that I sometimes take the most fundamental form of nutrition for granted: You know, actual food. I am grateful for good eats. When you work in an office and are inconsistently successful at bringing your lunch, you are at the mercy of […]

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Excerpt from Writing My Wrongs

Wise words

I have mixed feelings about Oprah, but most of them are positive, and anytime she tells me a book is worth reading, I’m prone to believe her. Especially if that book addresses a vitally important issue. So when I saw her Instagram post recommending Writing My Wrongs by Shaka Senghor, I immediately put in a […]

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Elite Daily shows love for dating and relationship humor

20K+ likes = #AYMBF love

I got tagged in an Instagram post last night that caught me totally by surprise and I just have to let you know – Are You My Boyfriend? was shared on Elite Daily’s feed, and within hours there were thousands of likes and comments. THIS IS SO EXCITING! Obviously I’m thrilled to see #AYMBF getting love, but […]

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Nothing like being alone at a summer wedding

How to feel better about being alone

If you are single, or you know someone who is, a copy of Are You My Boyfriend? is the antidote to any sort of related distress or negativity. Trust me, I know of what I speak. I mean, obviously, because I wrote the book. But more recently, because a few weeks ago I went to a wedding and at […]

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You’re invited to the #AYMBF launch party!

I’m happy to announce that on February 4, 2014, all are welcome to help celebrate the launch of Are You My Boyfriend? by attending this awesome event: Not only will you get to witness the first-ever public reading of a delightful picture book for grown-ups, you’ll get to hear entertaining dating stories from several VERY […]

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#AYMBF + The New York Times = YESSSSSSS

The New York Times published a piece about picture books for grown-ups that mentions Are You My Boyfriend?. I am grateful. I am happy. And I am looking forward to talking about this book so much more, because it is so much more than a commercial take on a popular concept. In fact, I had the idea […]

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