A romantic at heart, Yvonne has written a collection of romantic and suspense short stories. “The Wedding” was first published in Today’s BlackWoman magazine, September 2001 issue. In addition, Yvonne’s second submission, “The Invitation,” was considered for first prize by Knowledge Book Store and PoeticSoul in 2007 . On February 1, 2012 she released on Amazon, “The Wedding and Other Short Romantic Stories,” showcasing her romantic collection. The Invitation and Other Short Stories, a more dramatic collection was released on March 13, 2012. Yvonne was also featured in WCDR Who’s Who section of The Word Weaver, a newsletter for writers and editors produced by the Writers’ Community of Durham Region.