Upcoming Events!

Come join me in person in Long Beach and Echo Park! And virtually in Larchmont! October 18th, 6PM at Bel Canto Books in Long Beach, I’ll be celebrating my new book, IF I WERE THE, OCEAN I’D CARRY YOU HOME, with a bunch of amazing authors and friends: Toni Ann Johnson, Jackson Bliss, Umi Hsu… Continue reading Upcoming Events!

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LitQuake San Francisco

I’ll be at the San Francisco LitQuake this weekend and would love to see you! I’ll be on the Debut Authors: On the Cutting Edge panel. I’ll be discussing the path If I Were the Ocean, I’d Carry You Home took to publication, along with Kai Harris and Talia Lakshmi Kolluri’s debate novels. We will… Continue reading LitQuake San Francisco

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Pete on the “Drinks With Tony” Podcast

Check me and Tony DuShane out on the Drinks With Tony Podcast, episode #207! Tony and Pete discuss The problems of writing the novel, Pete’s conversion to evangelical christianity, why Pete left the religion,….and how Grapes of Wrath ends with a man sucking on a woman’s breast. Listen wherever fine podcasts are hosted!

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PRE-ORDERS

My short story collection, IF I WERE THE OCEAN, I’D CARRY YOU HOME (Red Hen Press), is available for pre-order! Its launch date is October 11th, 2022, but you can put in your orders in now at most anywhere that sells new books. This includes the usual places: bookshop.org and amazon.com, as well as your… Continue reading PRE-ORDERS

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Follow Me on Goodreads!

Hello, friends! I’m on Goodreads where you can see ratings and reviews of my chapbook THERE IS A MAN, and my forthcoming story collection IF I WERE THE OCEAN, I’D CARRY YOU HOME. Feel free to stop by, leave a review, and maybe ask me a question!

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Upcoming Events!

Hello, friends! I will be at a few events in May, including Jenny Qi’s belated book launch at Skylight and Red Hen Press’s craft panel & workshop at the Pasadena Lit Fest. Come by and say hi! LitFest Pasadena Red Hen Press Craft Panel & Short Fiction Workshop I’ll be discussing the craft of fiction… Continue reading Upcoming Events!

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