My great loves are the arts: visual and written. This has led me to pursue both language arts and visual arts in a somewhat equal manner.

Who am I?

  • A native Californian
  • An artist
  • A writer
  • An English teacher
  • An adventurer
  • A gamer
  • A globetrotter
  • A politically engaged and opinionated citizen of the US and the world

What do I do?

  • I teach English as a Second Language and tutor graduate students in composition/higher level writing and APA format
  • I’m learning digital art and using tools to help me write and draw stories.
  •  I like to hit the old hiking trails and soak up the beauty of nature if the weather is right
  • Sometimes, I just play Skyrim
  • I plan on teaching overseas in Japan
  • Blog posts are forthcoming