My first book, Using Tablets and Apps in Libraries, has been published by Rowman and Littlefield, as part of the Library Technology Essentials series. It details what libraries and librarians need to know to get the most out of tablet technology.
In addition to the writing credits listed below, I helped launch two fashion business websites, PinkyShears. and WouldYouRockThis., for which I have written content and marketing material. WouldYouRockThis won a PowerUp! prize in 2011.
I have worked as a contributing editor for Women’s Voices For Change, and have contributed a number of articles for the site.
Contributor, Bridge to Excellence, a publication of the NY Chapter of the Special Libraries Association
Publicist, AMACOM Books, New York, N.Y. April 2012-December 2014
My work at AMACOM Books included writing and editing content for their blog.
Freelance writer for the Newark Star-Ledger, Newark, N.J. 2000-2012:
Book Reviewer 2007-2012
Great new books for children, from toddlers to teens. (kids and YA roundup)
The First Puppy: Some advice for the Obamas. 11/18/2008. (Factors for any family to consider before puppy adoption.) Feature for Parental Guidance Today section. Story subsequently picked up by Staten Island Advance.
AOL And I Move On: 8/9/08. (Op-ed about the evolution of Internet culture.)
BlogHer Book Club
Would You Rock This and Pinky Shears. Site editor, 2009-2012
Introducing Mara Cespon. 2/24/2011. A short profile of one of the illustrators featured on the website.
First Fashion Drawing Session. 1/28/2011. A recap of the first fashion drawing session sponsored by WouldYouRockThis.com.
Introducing Lara Bly. 11/17/2010. Multi-part profile of fashion designer and illustrator Lara Bly.
Women’s Voices For Change.
Contributing Editor December 2008- February 2010. Contributor 2010-present
Books Editor August 2008-February 2010.
Book Review: The Small Change Diet. 3/10/11. A review of “The Small Change Diet,” by Keri Gans, R.D.
Sneak Preview: “Mighty Macs” on Women, Sports and Personal Transformation. 3/7/11. Review of “The Mighty Macs” from the Athena Film Festival.
Second Screening: Winter’s Bone. 2/20/11. A review of “Winter’s Bone,” from the Athena Film Festival.
The Beers of Summer. 6/25/10. A guide to different varieties of beer, and beer pairings.
Exercise, Yes: 5 Tips for Getting Started. 4/5/10 An introduction to exercise.
- “Complete Unknowns and Rolling Stones,” Essay in The Moment I Knew, edited by T.S. Nelson, Sugati Publications, September 2011.
- “Brooklyn couple first to marry in zero gravity.” Newsday. September 13, 2009. Explore L.I. Weddings section.
- “Chelsea Literary Fete A Feministing Affair.” ChelseaNow. June 6, 2008.