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Marie is a lifelong student with degrees in degrees in chemical engineering, teaching, an MFA in writing, and a doctorate in educational leadership. Her writing focuses on bilingual and English-only children's books that feature mixed families, as well as literary and contemporary fiction focused on Asian and Asian American characters.

Switching Genres, and Taking Breaks

Much of the “literary” writing was stalling and in various stages of iteration death, so I thought it might be a good idea to switch genres.


For the past few months I’ve been working on, finishing, and rewriting a historical romance novel. I found it fun… uplifting. My characters were, for once, both likable and happy. The flow of the story was predictable, but soothing. There was something almo...

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Published on October 22, 2014 14:57
Average rating: 3.77 · 281 ratings · 62 reviews · 8 distinct worksSimilar authors
Unwell

3.47 avg rating — 182 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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Because Dragons Love Milk

4.41 avg rating — 71 ratings — published 2014 — 6 editions
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A Terrible Day

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Plant Your Feet Firmly

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The Fourth Player

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"I enjoyed reading this book and felt that the rhyming message was relevant for not only children but also for adults who were having their own "terrible day". I appreciated the full-page, colorful illustrations with the 'bad day' subtly looming in..." Read more of this review »
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"A lesson in making your own happiness when the world is conspiring against you

Tycho’s day started bad the moment he woke up and remained consistent after that. Breakfast partially consisted of burnt toast and spilt milk and he could even see Awful..." Read more of this review »
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“Everything pure is eventually tarnished, people are ruined, and memory is, by definition, incomplete.”
Marie Chow, Unwell

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Ernest Hemingway, The Sun Also Rises

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