Healing Sh*t Series

November 2, 2019 Newsletter No. 007 Greetings beautiful one, Over a year ago I began planning the HEALING SH** series and each of you said YES to being part of this transformative and powerful movement. Unfortunately, I was unable to fully be present for the 33 womyn who answered the call. When my brother lost his… Continue reading Healing Sh*t Series

Writing Workshops, Pop Up Shop & Celebrations!

October 16, 2019 Newsletter No. 005 Good morning family! I believe that we are all called to pursue our passions yet only a few of us will be brave enough to answer. There are so many reasons why October is such an important month for me. October is a month of tremendous highs and lows. While I am a… Continue reading Writing Workshops, Pop Up Shop & Celebrations!

Messages from my Padrino and the Journey we are on ~ Ep. 469 #faith #santeria

Traveling with my padrino and discussing all that this journey has to teach us. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KtCbD-QE1Jo Wishing you peace, love and prosperity!  Anabel   **Subscribe and follow my blog to receive daily posts directly to your email**   For readings and consultations email lasantera.nyc@gmail.com BECOME A PATRON - LA SANTERA   Links to my work: Author… Continue reading Messages from my Padrino and the Journey we are on ~ Ep. 469 #faith #santeria

SU CASA FINAL PROJECT SFTA: The Third Act | Senior Citizen Stories

https://youtu.be/L4tu1sxfSHI For three years I have been awarded a SU CASA fellowship, an accomplishment I am proud of. In my residency I bring writing to senior citizens of the Bronx. For six months I met with the writers of the William Hodson Senior Citizen Center. This year’s Story for the Ages creative writing workshop was… Continue reading SU CASA FINAL PROJECT SFTA: The Third Act | Senior Citizen Stories

Power of the P~ A reading @ BAAD!

For 20 years BAAD! Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance has been a space where LGBTQ++, outcasts and all the others have found refuge. BAAD! has created something special where art created by our community is celebrated and lifted. Yearly they curate events the entire month in June to celebrate PRiDE. I am honored to… Continue reading Power of the P~ A reading @ BAAD!

REGISTRATION OPEN: Sankofa Sisterhood turns five!

We are overjoyed to organize the 5th Annual Sankofa Sisterhood Writers Retreat to be held once again in the Catskill Mountains, NY This year’s theme is: The Writer’s Journey for Survival:   Connecting to Wellness and Moving Towards Wholeness May 24 - May 27, 2019 This past year has been filled with constant aggression towards women… Continue reading REGISTRATION OPEN: Sankofa Sisterhood turns five!

Day 25 ~ The Healing Sh*t ~ Goddess Training Workshop

So many people are in pain. We are all going through something. What is on my heart? LOSS. PAIN. GENERATIONAL TRAUMA. All the things I inherited at birth. As I continue organizing this beautiful seven week workshop the intention for creating this space is that spirit whispered to me, "we all have SH*T to heal."… Continue reading Day 25 ~ The Healing Sh*t ~ Goddess Training Workshop

La Poesía No Es Un Lujo ~ Taller Gratis Virtual IG: @yoseliescribe #oftwotongues #dominicanpoeta #TalleresDePoesía #Poesía #virutalwritingworkshop

La poesía no es un lujo: Este taller examina el papel que juega el lenguaje, el cuerpo y las experiencias en la mujer, especialmente la afro-descendiente, en cuanto al significado y el arte de escribir poesía. Brevemente estudiaremos el trabajo de algunas escritoras para contextualizar el nuestro. . Facilitado por Yoseli Castillo Fuertes: Yoseli Castillo… Continue reading La Poesía No Es Un Lujo ~ Taller Gratis Virtual IG: @yoseliescribe #oftwotongues #dominicanpoeta #TalleresDePoesía #Poesía #virutalwritingworkshop

SUCASA Graduating Class of 2018 #bronxwriters #storyfortheages

I really enjoy working with senior citizens. One of the things they always say to me is that they “love these workshops” they tell me, “we feel heard.” They have also shared how they appreciate “going down memory lane.” This is a community of writers who need programming like this. I believe that writing and… Continue reading SUCASA Graduating Class of 2018 #bronxwriters #storyfortheages