Missed The Quiet is Loud’s book launch? Check out the replay!

The Quiet is Loud's book launch was truly life-affirming. It was a lot of fun to talk to my good friend Teri Vlassopoulos about novel research, tarot cards, Filipino identity, and food! If you missed the launch but want to catch up on what we discussed, you definitely can! You…

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My book is here!

My author copies of The Quiet is Loud arrived and I can't stop staring at them (and smelling the pages, let's be honest). So. How does it feel? You'd think that as a writer I'd be able to answer that, but NOPE.⁠ Let's just say that I've been working to…

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Open Book interviews authors appearing at the FOLD

The wonderful Open Book recently interviewed some of the authors who'll be appearing at the Festival of Literary Diversity this May, and I'm proud to be one of them! I answered questions on diversity in Canadian literature, as well as the writing process. An excerpt: During the pandemic I’ve found…

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The Quiet is Loud one of Loan Stars’ top May library picks

I'm excited that The Quiet is Loud is one of Loan Stars' top 10 Adult picks for May! Loan Stars is "the readers’ advisory tool that allows library staff across Canada to collaboratively select their favourite forthcoming titles." TQIL appearing on the list means that it's one of the titles…

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How to Pre-order The Quiet is Loud

My debut novel The Quiet is Loud is forthcoming from Invisible Publishing May 4, 2021. Here's where you can pre-order it online: Invisible Publishing Your local indie bookstore - here are just a few (an asterisk indicates a city that actually appears in the novel!): Bookmark, Charlottetown Bookmark, Halifax King's…

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