Many people don’t know this, but I actually started my career as a short story writer. Although I love writing novels, I have a sweet spot in my heart for shorts. Check out these anthologies at your local bookstore or library.

Fifteen Candles


Fifteen Candles

Quince Crashers: Imagine…2 quinceaneras held at the same place on the same day by two rival taquerias. Based on a my own personal experience. No joke. It actually happened. Read what happens when my homegirl accidentally leaves her gift at the wrong party and enlists me to help her steal it back!

Available in Spanish!






Once Upon A Cuento


Once Upon a Cuento:

Leti’s Shoe Escandalo: Follow Leti’s hair-brained adventures through the streets of San Francisco’s Mission district, baby-sitting unruly kids, as she tries to save herself from utter humiliation. This is a heart-warming tale about running away and running to yourself.