My book type of choice has always been the novel, but I continually find myself being drawn to short story collections. I love absorbing a small piece of a new world, and I am always impressed with an author’s ability to deliver powerful, moving narratives in such a short length, ones that stick with you … More Short But Sweet: My Favorite Short Story Collections
In 2011 I studied abroad in Copenhagen, Denmark, which remains one of my favorite cities I’ve ever visited. I didn’t know anything about Denmark, but I quickly became immersed in the culture, and it didn’t take long to realize why so many people have come to love this special place. You may have heard Denmark … More The Happiest Place on Earth
With Valentine’s Day just a few days away, I thought it would be fun to share some of my favorite romances that I have read over the past few years. I am a sucker for a good love story, especially one that pairs humor with heart, and of course, has a satisfying ending. Last year, I … More My Favorite Romance Reads for The Month of Love
New York City is my home, but it continues to feel new and interesting, and I have yet to tire of this incredible place. I love exploring different parts of the city, and finding new pieces of magic throughout. To me, the city feels alive, as if it has a pulse, breathing in rhythm to … More NYC in B&W
In 2013, I spent two months working in Anchorage, Alaska, and was fortunate to travel throughout the beautiful state while I was there. Alaska is truly a photographer’s paradise, and unlike anywhere else I’d ever been. These are some of my favorite photographs that I took during my time in Anchorage, Denali, and the Prince … More Alaska: A Photographer’s Paradise
Margaret Atwood has been one of my favorite authors for over ten years, when I first read Cat’s Eye and could not put it down. I was (and still am) drawn to Atwood’s haunting attention to detail, her keen awareness of place and its power to shape the people who inhabit it, and her ability to move between realistic fiction … More Author Spotlight: Margaret Atwood
At the start of each new year, I love looking back on the photos I’ve taken over the last year and selecting my favorite frames. These were my favorite frames of 2016- I hope you enjoy!