“Who are you to tell the story of black people? 

WHO AM I TO TELL THE STORY OF BLACK PEOPLE?   "Who are you to tell the story of black people? It's not your place! You're not even black!" She said.  Like I have NO right. Like it's not my place. Like I am one of the white faces that come to our lands to take… Continue reading “Who are you to tell the story of black people? 

Meet the Keynote: LaShonda Katrice Barnett

We met at a dinner party. Oysters were being shucked, white wine was being served and an honest conversation was taking place amongst brilliant, beautiful and fierce women. As the night progressed the conversation moved to writing. Most of us in attendance had aspirations, visions and ideas for stories and characters we were creating or… Continue reading Meet the Keynote: LaShonda Katrice Barnett

The NEXT BIG DREAM! Keynote Address Hofstra University

Keynote Address: Hofstra University ~ Hispanic Heritage Month Wednesday, October 22, 2014 Alicia Anabel Santos THE NEXT BIG DREAM! GOOD MORNING I am humbled to be invited to deliver this 2014’s Keynote address in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month. I would like to thank Jenn Christ, Director of Multicultural and International Student Programs for inviting… Continue reading The NEXT BIG DREAM! Keynote Address Hofstra University

Meditation ~ Doing what you love!

How do you wake up in the morning? Are you the kind of person who jumps out of the bed and gets right into the day go... go... go... Do you begin your day with a spiritual practice, yoga, exercise, meditation, morning pages, chants or prayers? Every morning before I begin my day as I… Continue reading Meditation ~ Doing what you love!

A Woman’s Worth ~ Keynote @ Lebanon Valley College

A Woman's Worth ~ Keynote @ Lebanon Valley College What an honor it was to deliver this speech in what was the most beautiful conversation about fears, passion, self worth... For young women who are just entering college and those who are graduating and preparing to enter the workforce. The fears... Fear of failure... Fear… Continue reading A Woman’s Worth ~ Keynote @ Lebanon Valley College