I’m a writer from Santa Ana, California.

Animals I want to hug: cats, jaguars, crocodilians, bats, lemurs (husband's favorite), pigeons.

Creative people I admire: Leonora Carrington, Remedios Varo, Robin Givhan, Eiko Ishioka.


An exhibition I still think a lot about: Relational Undercurrents: Contemporary Art of the Caribbean Archipelago at the Museum of Latin American Art.

Music: Karol Conka, Ana Tijoux, DengueDengueDengue, Burial, Helado Negro, Blood Orange, Young Fathers.

Divination: Tarot, birds and insects, instinct.

More about what I love and where I grew up featured in the 2020 California Visitor's Guide

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Photo by Julie Leopo