Teaching teachers and the POWERS they possess!

When the dream catches up to the dreamer! For the past few weeks I have not written anything… I have written absolutely nothing. Actually, I have written here and there but have only posted and shared sporadically. The truth is that I have been experiencing some major developments in my life and living my potential.… Continue reading Teaching teachers and the POWERS they possess!

Maestra Documentary Film Screening ~ Cuba

After a year on the festival circuit Maestra comes to Maysles Cinema in NYC for a night of film, music and poetry to celebrate the transformative power of words. Film screening Q & A with director Catherine Murphy and film protagonist Norma Guillard Live music by Cuban Hip-Hop Duo Obsesión Poetry and spoken word by… Continue reading Maestra Documentary Film Screening ~ Cuba

Noche Bohemia ~ Bohemian Night GALDE Event: OPEN MIC TONIGHT!

A place of our own! On many occasions I have searched for a place where I belong. I have looked for spaces that felt safe, where I could be accepted for being who I am, for a place where I can share my words and not be ridiculed but understood. And I am so excited… Continue reading Noche Bohemia ~ Bohemian Night GALDE Event: OPEN MIC TONIGHT!

How 9th Graders Will Change the World With Only $43.00!

Last night I came home from the Concha Buika concert and was greeted with what will be the most important letter I have ever received from a teacher about her students: “Hi Alicia, hope all is well. My students know that the Untold Story about Afrolatinos is important to me and it has become important… Continue reading How 9th Graders Will Change the World With Only $43.00!