Rebecca Serle

Rebecca Serle is a full-time writer, which means she gets to wear pajamas to work. She went to the University of Southern California, then got her MFA from the New School in NYC. (She likes New York much more than LA, but don’t tell anyone that.) Rebecca loves shiny hair, coffee, yoga, and pretending to be British. She is the author of When You Were Mine and The Edge of Falling. Find out more at

Books by this Author

The Edge of Falling
When You Were Mine


My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. I think perfect happiness has a lot to do with peace. For me I get peace from writing, from the people in my life, and from yoga-- om! I'm also incredibly blessed to have a job that really, truly fullfills me. That brings me a lot of joy.

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Any version of cheese and tomatoes. Caprese salad, Greek salad, pizza....

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. Slow walkers. Although sometimes I am also a slow walker.

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. I have no patience. I'm working on it!