InvestiDate: How to Investigate Your Date

InvestiDate: How to Investigate Your Date is my book and it took me 7-years to write it. The idea came about even earlier when I was working as a general assignment reporter and was asked to take over the crime beat for a while. There I discovered many free and inexpensive resources that people could use to protect themselves -- if they only knew of them. And, well, as I started online dating I began to use some of these tools to background check my dates. Then I told my friends, and they started doing it too. Fast forward a handful of years and I met someone who gave me a wake up call and the impetus to finish what I'd started. About three months later my book was published. The time in between was a real whirlwind. I created a website and started teaching workshops like: Wolf in Sheep's Clothing 101 and the more advanced Are You Dating an A*S? I sent out many media invites and New York magazine attended to write an online story, which morphed into a print story, and set the wheels in motion. Shortly after, The Daily Mail contacted me, then CNN and the TODAY show, ABC-TV and Glamour. The list of media placements goes on and on...