HAPPY PRIDE!!!! There was a time when I felt like I was constantly coming out. Where I always felt the need to check people. Where I always made assumptions about people and people made assumptions about me. When you know better you do better. When I came out it was an exciting time for me.… Continue reading Coming OUT ~ Ep. 222
#5: Yolanda Arroyo Pizarro #AFROLATINASTOKNOW *** Yolanda Pizarro was born in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico and was raised by her grandparents. She began writing at an early age in school newsletters and newspapers and won drawing and essay competitions at the Colegio San Vicente Ferrer in Cataño. In 2004, Arroyo published her first book of short… Continue reading #AFROLATINASTOKNOW ~ #5: Yolanda Arroyo Pizarro
Sunday, June 25th Today is PRIDE in my beloved New York City 💙💛💚❤️💜🌈💙 I am very lucky to come from a country that for the most part allows me to have some freedoms. As we get closer to Moscow, the excitement of being in Russia is beginning to fade because the reality is that while… Continue reading Day 17: HAPPY PRIDE FROM RUSSIA!!!
I WELCOME THE MYSTERY! Isn't it amazing that when we are in that, "IN LOVE" feeling what we FEEL and how we see the world and everyone around us seems to be through clear eyes and a completely open heart FREE OF FEARS, free of prejudice, free of judgment, free of hate, free of cares.… Continue reading FYF ~ Chapters 25: Being In Love With Love! #FYFLove #audiobook
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
CALLNG ALL HEALERS! ARTISTS! ACTIVISTS! ORGANIZERS! WITCHES! Join us for what will be an incredibly powerful event happening tomorrow, Saturday, August 29th at Hostos Community College located at 450 Grand Concourse Avenue at 149th Street at 10:00AM! 300 womyn expected! 30+ volunteers! Food donations! Music! Dance! Workshops and Panels! For Immediate Release August 26th 2015 Génesis… Continue reading FREE EVENT! “Deepening our Womanhood: Identity and Diversity”
Get Tough! Get BAAD! Queer Film Festival kicks off tomorrow! Join me for a FREE film screening and Q&A session led by fabulous me for the amazing movie SAVING FACE! There will be an art exhibit at 5:30pm to be followed by the movie. (Cocktails will be available for purchase) GET TOUGH! GET BAAD! A FILM SERIES… Continue reading GET TOUGH! GET BAAD! A FILM SERIES CELEBRATING QUEER POWER, DIVERSITY AND DEFIANCE
Over the years I have met hundreds of women who question being a writer/artist, some who fear the power of the pen, writers, poets and artists who OWN who they are and others who struggle with believing they ARE in fact writers and artists.I have met writers who are published, writers who just picked up… Continue reading CALL FOR SUBMISSION ~
I am so excited to share one of my poems was published today! http://www.thevoicesproject.org/poetry-library.html
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!