News & Articles

Del Mar Times- Local Author Releases Memoir on ‘Spiritual Journey’ and ‘healing’ – August 30, 2022

Thank you my local Del Mar Times Newspaper for your interview! Please come and join my Book Launch & Signing on September 10 at 3 pm at DIESEL, A Bookstore in Del Mar. Read the full article here

San Diego Union-Tribune – Sunday, August 28, 2022

Excited to share my interview with the San Diego Union Tribune about my forthcoming memoir, A Sky of Infinite Blue – A Japanese Immigrant’s Search for Home and Self. Read the full article  here

Firebird Book Award Winner

A Sky of Infinite Blue received Triple Awards from Firebird Book Contest: First place in both Mind/Body/Spirit and Multi-cultural Non-fiction and Second place in Grief categories. See full list of winners here.

Guest Articles

DIYMFA- Writing as My Healing Tool by Kyomi O’Connor

The title of this post, Writing as My Healing Tool, is right at the heart of my own experience. Read here

GirlTalkHQ- A Sky of Infinite Blue

Buddhist Kyomi O’Connor’s Debut Memoir Follows Her Spiritual Journey After Losing Her Husband To Cancer Read here

Stack of Books including A Sky of Infinite Blue on coffee table

She Reads’ Indie Book Club Picks for 2022

Excited to announce that A Sky of Infinite Blue – A Japanese Immigrant’s Search for Home and Self was chosen as a She Reads’ Indie Book Club pick for 2022! View the full list here

The Magnification of One Memory in Memoir

The Magnification of One Memory in Memoir A SKY OF INFINITE BLUE- A JAPANESE IMMIGRANT’S SEARCH FOR HOME AND SELF Read the full article here