About me

Industry Publishing
Occupation YA writer
Location New York, NY, United States
Introduction I'm a YA novelist (also amateur filmmaker & photographer) and I live in NYC with my BRAND NEW husband (June 9th, baby!!!) and our 2 kitties, Penny & Kung Fu. And I'm totally hiLARious.
Interests MY BLOG: ... ...(there's a link to the left) ..., reading, knitting, fashion, music--live and my mp3 player, friends, nail polish, de-and-reconstructing t-shirts, blogging (apparenlty a new obsession), photography, movies, DR. Mario (on old school NES), cooking, cookies, scheming
Favorite Movies Forgetting Sarah Marshall, Superbad, Heathers, Office Space, The Princess & The Warrior, Teen Witch, Bottle Rocket, Breakfast Club, Big Lebowski, Laura, Gas Light, Holiday, When Harry Met Sally, Roman Holiday, Satisfaction, Girls Just Wanna Have Fun, Squid & the Whale, Kicking & Screaming (Noah Baumbach version), Persuasion, Brick, The Faculty...
Favorite Music I couldn't even BEGIN to list it all here. That said... Led Zeppelin, Bob Dylan, Rogue Wave, Band of Horses, Laura Marling, Animal Collective, Lily Allen, Ambulance Ltd, Elbow, MIA, She & Him, Bon Iver, Justice, The Shins, Air, Travis, Azure Ray, Stars, Keane, Spoon, The Beatles, The Beastie Boys, The Zutons, Kings of Leon, Sonic Youth, The Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Sondre Lerche, Justin Timberlake (it's true), American Analog Set, Belle & Sebastian, Postal Service, Guns n' Roses, Modest Mouse, Stereolab, Interpol, Muse
Favorite Books Virgin Suicides, Uglies, Brave New World, Calamity Physics, Bastard Out of Carolina, Breakfast of Champions, anything by David Sedaris, The Clique, Breakfast at Tiffany's, Hitchhikers Guide, Daddy Long Legs, the Frances books by Russell Hoban, High Fidelity, Battle Royale...