(One Year)

One year ago today was pub day for Beautiful Affliction! So much has happened this past year, more than I dared dream of, and I am just so grateful. Grateful to my publishers; the whole team at SheWrites Press, my team of agents […]

September 15th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

(Yay!)

It’s been more than a week since we returned from Sweden to Kuala Lumpur, but I am still a bit jet lagged. Very happy though, that we got the chance to go back home and meet family and friends and enjoy Swedish nature […]

July 25th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

(Paradise)

We came back last night from our Spring break adventure on a small island just off the Malaysian coast, named Pangkor Laut. It was magical! We fell asleep to the sounds of the waves, in our huts standing on pillars over the ocean, […]

April 4th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

(Grateful)

I am just filled with gratitude as the feedback from readers comes in; grateful that they are reading Beautiful Affliction, grateful that they take the time to tell me about their experiences of reading my book, and grateful for amazing accounts like these:

A mother […]

November 3rd, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

(In Bali!)

Greetings from Bali! We have a lot to celebrate: the girls’ holiday from school, my “second birthday” (which was last week: the 7th anniversary of my heart surgeries), and one month since the official publication day for Beautiful Affliction! In addition, it is […]

October 15th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Thank You

It has already been a week since Publication Day, and what a week!
The first 24 hours I barely slept because of the congratulations that poured in from the US, Europe and Asia. Since these are three different time zones, people started waking up […]

September 22nd, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

Publication Day!

The official publication day for Beautiful Affliction is finally here!
Today my book is released in bookstores all over the US! Amazon and other online booksellers started shipping the book three weeks ago, and I have been getting so many messages, pictures, favorite quotes, questions […]

September 15th, 2015|Categories: Blog, Updates|Tags: , , , |

A week with Beautiful Affliction

This week I have been guest author on best-selling author Terri Giuliano Long’s blog. It was a tremendous honor to be invited to join her on her wonderful blog and this week I have been amazed time and again by the beautiful ways […]

August 14th, 2015|Categories: Blog, Quotes|Tags: , , , , |