Storyteller and Heart Print Scarves

These are my two favorite scarves recently! The black one is the Tokyo storyteller scarf from Madewell’s storyteller scarf series (they have multiple cities, I got my sister the Parisian one) and the Lighthearted scarf by Marc by Marc Jacobs. The Madewell scarf is actually SO warm but also has a lightness to it that … Continue reading

Sinta Jimenez at The Writer’s Center!

I am excited to announce that I will begin teaching Creative Writing courses this January at The Writer’s Center! I will be instructing a nice selection of fiction workshops throughout the weekdays. Noteworthy is my Flash Fiction class. I love writing flash fiction and have had flash fiction of my own published so I am … Continue reading

Upcoming Publication in the Sheepshead Review

I found out that I shall be published in the Sheepshead Review in their upcoming print issue! A poem, “Afternoon Chieftain” and short story, “Smoking in Rented Rooms” are the chosen pieces. I was invited to read at their release party but alas cannot make it to the Midwest with so many projects here underway. … Continue reading

Michelle Williams Autumn/Winter Style Post

Of all celebrity mothers I love Michelle Williams (and her little Matilda!) for obvious reasons, I think. I think she has incredible style, a fragile beauty, and she is so intelligent and eloquent in her interviews. She carries herself with such poise. I love that she’s dating Jason Segel!! Anyways, out of my Style folder … Continue reading

Japan Fashion Week: The American Apparel S/S 2013

I was invited to the American Apparel presentation at Japan Fashion Week! The show was a lively event full of celebrity attendees. Of note on the red carpet: famous photographer Yone, model Yoshiko Kris-Webb, stylist Don Konishi, singer Aoyama Teruma…. Tiny hamburgers, Ben & Jerry’s ice cream, and a dance number satiated and entertained the … Continue reading

Ameba Fashion Apps – Me Love Her and Girls Pic

Ameba is a popular social networking and blogging company in Japan which has many different platforms from blogs to online games and apps. I’ve used several of their sites from Poupee (a virtual closet which you basically have a pictorial inventory of your make up, clothes and accessories) to creating a blog account to follow … Continue reading

Odds and Ends, In and Around NYFW

Lots of people want to know what it’s like at New York Fashion Week. Here’s just some shots in and around the main location to give an insider’s glance into what goes on at one of the biggest events in fashion in the world!

Tristessa and Hiro

A self-portrait I took of myself, “Tristessa”, is now the cover photo of this October issue’s Crack The Spine and ALSO includes my short story “Hiro”! The photograph was part of a series of photos I took for a project in graduate school where I created a handmade book using excerpts from Jack Kerouac’s novella, … Continue reading