THE INTENTIONAL WRITER

Good morning everyone! Thank you for registering for today’s FREE intro to Writing from the Womb. When you introduce yourself do you say you are a writer/poet first or do you say you are a professor, teaching artist, social worker... fill in the black? The answer to this question is telling because it reveals to… Continue reading THE INTENTIONAL WRITER

Why I’ve dedicated my life to serving WOC!

Why are spaces for women of color important TO ME? Because for far too long we have been left out of the narratives. In this space you are at the center of the conversation. Because without you there is NO me! Because writing is how we dig for the truth and hopefully save ourselves. Because… Continue reading Why I’ve dedicated my life to serving WOC!

Noche Bohemia Off Off Broadway #outlikethat2017

The Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance is excited to present NOCHE BOHEMIA OFF OFF BROADWAY as the opening act of the OUT LIKE THAT 2017 FESTIVAL! Yoseli Castillo brings La Noche Bohemia / Bohemian Night to the Bronx! This bilingual LGBTQ open mic has been around since 2005 in Washington Heights. The medium this… Continue reading Noche Bohemia Off Off Broadway #outlikethat2017

Lesbians in the House #rainbowbookfair 

The Eighth Annual Rainbow Book Fair at John Jay College of Criminal Justice. Located at 524 W. 59th Street (just west of 10th Avenue) On Saturday, April 09, 2016. 12:15PM to 1:30PM   This is a panel of Latina lesbian writers who will read from their work and discuss their paths to publishing and how they… Continue reading Lesbians in the House #rainbowbookfair 

Potent Poets / Righteous Writers: New Words for a New Year

This is the year! Performances, acceptances, recipient of writing scholarships, fellowships and residencies. I am returning from the most delicious trip in Costa Rica, to a wonderful invitation to share new work with these incredible writers! Join us tonight for a beautiful reading and libations! FREE EVENT TONIGHT!  7:00PM - 9:00PM Word Up: Community Bookshop… Continue reading Potent Poets / Righteous Writers: New Words for a New Year