ZODIAC’s Houses sorted at Hogwarts


To celebrate the release of JK Rowling’s Harry Potter & the Cursed Child, here’s how ZODIAC‘s Houses would be sorted at Hogwarts…

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the star systems of the ZODIAC


Breakdown of the ZODIAC Solar System:

Aries: 3 planets (Phaetonis, Phobos, and Phaet) + a small sun

Taurus: 2 planets (only one is inhabited–Vitulus) + 1 moon

Gemini: 2 planets (Argyr and Hydragyr)
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13 reasons to read ZODIAC


SO thrilled to share that there will be FOUR books in the ZODIAC series! The third installment, BLACK MOON, comes out December 6th–and if you haven’t checked it out yet, here are 13 reasons to read the series, one for every sign! <3



And the title of ZODIAC 3 is… BLACK MOON! Coming Fall 2016.

the WANDERING STAR blog tour


Upon landing in our solar system, WANDERING STAR embarked on a stellar blog tour–full list of links below!




ZODIAC is now out in paperback + WANDERING STAR lands in our solar system on December 8th. If you’re curious about the series, click here to read the first few chapters of both books!

the ZODIAC blog tour

Now that ZODIAC is out in the world(s), we’ve embarked on a blog tour that’s thus far taken us to some amazing destinations (full list detailed below). If you’re an aspiring author in need of a pick-me-up, I hope this post at We Are Word Nerds helps.

Full list of blog tour stops (20) so far:


beware the 13th sign

Zodiac hard cover and soft cover

At the dawn of time, there were 13 Houses in the Zodiac Galaxy. Now only 12 remain….

ZODIAC is the first book in a new YA Sci Fi meets Fantasy series set in a galaxy inspired by the astrological signs. Available now online and in stores–click here for more information!

a new ZODIAC

zodiac galaxy

If the 13th House returns to the Zodiac, your astrological sign could change. I’m a Virgo, but in the new Zodiac, I’d be a Leo. Click here to discover your new sign!


Archived Post, 2012

All my life, I’ve lived in large cities–Buenos Aires, where I was born; Miami, where I grew up; Cambridge, where I attended college; and Los Angeles, where I live now.  My high school class had over 800 students; my college class over 1,500.  And yet, I’ve set nearly every story I’ve ever written at a small school, in a small town. (So much for writing what you know…) read more