Not only did we get a new website for Elephant Stone but I made a little promo video for the upcoming release of Heartworm written by my husband, Ben Vendetta. It's about a guy working in the music industry during the thick of the Britpop scene. His wife runs off to join a cult, but he's sort… Continue reading New Video: Heartworm by Ben Vendetta
Art, Books, Drinks, and the Desert: L.A. Recap
My husband and I went out to L.A. again for the book party for "Wivenhoe Park". We had some time to go to Palm Springs and Joshua Tree as well. I'm a little late on posting photos but I got sick in the desert, and still am! How I could go from -7 winter weather… Continue reading Art, Books, Drinks, and the Desert: L.A. Recap
Ben Vendetta Book Tour, Spring 2014
Starting on Saturday is the tour for this novel. Looking forward to seeing old friends and making new ones. We're calling this the "Dixie-Narco" tour in honor of this EP. Many of these events are going to have DJs, drink specials, raffle prizes, and Mr. Vendetta reading or doing a Q&A session. Come for the literature and… Continue reading Ben Vendetta Book Tour, Spring 2014
So You Say You Were A 1980’s Indie Kid?
Have I mentioned lately that you should purchase the novel "Wivenhoe Park"? Because you really should. Just look at all the reviews! You don't need to take my word for it just because I did the cover and he's my husband. But, also, if you want to try a crack at winning on of three copies,… Continue reading So You Say You Were A 1980’s Indie Kid?
Sex, Drugs, and Cassette Tapes
My husband's novel is out! So go buy it here. Kindle edition is available on there, but since I did the artwork you probably want the real deal, don't you? Have fun guessing which character is based on me, and I can give you a hint: I'm not the goth. Sure I'm a grown-up goth… Continue reading Sex, Drugs, and Cassette Tapes
A Book Trailer I Made
I made a book trailer for my husband's debut novel coming out in the fall! More info here.
My Book Design for Ben Vendetta
Welp, the book cover I designed for my husband, Ben Vendetta, has been chosen. It takes place in 1985 and has a lot of music references throughout during that period. He wanted something that looked a bit post-punk, and I included some hints to Spacemen 3 and Essex University in the design... It is being… Continue reading My Book Design for Ben Vendetta
Trench Coats, Book Covers, and Portraits in L.A.
I am featured on The Style Letters, all about spring wardrobe choices -- it finally is looking like spring -- and my love of trench coats. Also the story of my new Dolce & Gabbana trench. My husband, Ben Vendetta, has his debut novel coming out later this year. He can't decide on a cover,… Continue reading Trench Coats, Book Covers, and Portraits in L.A.
Cleveland Area Book Party
Thanks to Scene for writing a little piece about my book party coming up on Wednesday (the 11th) here in Cleveland. It all goes down at 7pm over at Loganberry Books. I've never had a book party before -- so I'm not sure what it entails exactly -- but I'll be signing copies, doing a… Continue reading Cleveland Area Book Party