Tasha writes murder mysteries and espionage novels with a tinge of romance, often using a nom de plume. Her characters have strong personalities that dictate the directions that the stories take. Tasha had lived and worked in North America, Western Europe and the Balkans while affiliated with interesting people doing interesting things in interesting places. She was subsequently employed as university and college faculty. These experiences are woven into her themes and plots. When not writing, she is reading, playing chess or backgammon, and taking photographs of intriguing scenes she encounters in her travels.