Have you ever noticed most people are far quicker to criticize than to praise? I know it’s probably human nature, I even do it myself sometimes without wanting to, but since I was subjected to this treatment more than the average person, I learned not to be so quick to judge. I became a writer … Continue reading Is it worth admitting you made a mistake and trying to fix it?
A little over a year ago, the seed of what seemed like a crazy dream took root in my mind and heart: to become a USA Today bestselling author. Not only that, but I realized that if I made it, I would be the first Romanian in history to achieve this prestigious title. Since that … Continue reading 10/25/2018 – A small step for humanity, a huge milestone for me 🏆
One of my favorite authors, Paulo Coelho, once said, “If you stop dreaming you stop living life.” I suppose he was right. I used to be a big daydreamer in my teens, but as the years passed, life and the inevitable disappointments got me down to earth. So I’ve decided I would set realistic … Continue reading Please help me make HISTORY today! 🏆
Well, technically it's been longer, since The Diary was initially published under another title, but last year on August 13th I was republishing the freshly-edited version of my suspense gothic romance. I thought I was done with it, I was and still am very proud of this book, but over time its magic has clung … Continue reading The Diary – one year anniversary!
Hi guys! Summer is here, holidays are the lights at the end of the work tunnel, and some of us might actually have some free time for relaxation soon. 😍 As most people, I enjoy a good TV show, but since my hubby and I have SUCH different tastes (he likes the typical guy thing: crime, … Continue reading Are you in on this Top 5 favorite TV shows?
Good Sunday morning, everyone! It's a dreary, cloudy day here, one of those days when you just want to cuddle with a good book, a huge mug of hot chocolate and a spouse/kid/pet by your side. Lucky you if you have all of that AND time to read. 😀 My day has suddenly brightened an … Continue reading Review of The Diary from InD’tale Magazine
Hello, friends and fellow book lovers! I hope your week started as well as mine, because today I finally began writing again, after a pause of several months. The novel I'm working on is a complex thriller, probably the first in a series. And speaking of series, I have taken another important decision, based on … Continue reading Monday Teaser: THE DIARY
Dear Reader, They say 7 is a magic number. Since this is my 7th novel, released on November 7th, and it took 7 months to write, I tend to agree. During this time I was engrossed in the journey of my heroine, in the glamorous Hollywood life, where the general motto is "live fast, … Continue reading Happy release day, CELEBRITY!
Since 2007, the European Union has marked October 18th as the EU Anti-Trafficking Day, and adopted the motto TOGETHER AGAINST TRAFFICKING IN HUMAN BEINGS. Many of us go through life without ever being confronted with this matter, mostly because we choose to hide from the horrors of life, such as sexual and labor exploitation, also … Continue reading TOGETHER AGAINST TRAFFICKING IN HUMAN BEINGS
Happy Monday, everyone! I hope you're rested after the weekend, and since Halloween is getting close, I thought I'd start your week and mine with a bit of creepy entertainment. And a 99 cents offer of my suspense/gothic romance, THE DIARY. I don't know how many of you have heard of Countess Erzsébet Báthory, so … Continue reading THE DIARY—between legends and facts