July 2015 - May 2016

Sam sold all of her belongings and left corporate life to travel, explore, and---she hopes---define what it means to 'make home.'  Her journey will take her to Cameroon, Colombia, China and beyond.  

Want a sneak peak? Read the first chapter here.  

January - July 2014

This heartwarming story of two friends finding their place in the Big Apple will leave you smiling.

After 5 years, Gus is caught between her infatuation and growing aversion to the New York, while newcomer Lenny is longing to belong. After a remarkable discovery, Lenny launches The Big Ample project and both characters see their city in a shimmering new light.

At its core, The Audacious Magpie is a love letter to New York, New Yorkers and, above all, to life.


Purchase your copy of the book here.  Read the reviews here.  

See Instagram posts from New Yorkers who discovered the real gifts here.