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

BAADASS Women Festival Opening Night – FREE Tonight!

Les histoires de l'amour lesbien / The Stories of Lesbian Love: These are fierce womyn storytellers and artists honoring the lesbians who have come before us, who walk with us and womyn who will leave their stories for the rest of us! Tonight, Thursday, March 12th, 7:00pm to 9:00pm BAAD! 2474 Westchester Avenue, Bronx, NY… Continue reading BAADASS Women Festival Opening Night – FREE Tonight!

Why we MUST support each other???

IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM THE FOUNDER OF NYCLWG: Why we MUST support each other??? One of the things I have heard over the years is HOW SPECIAL THE NYC LATINA'S GROUP IS! The NYC Latina Writer's Group is special for so many reasons: Our gatherings are always filled with love, laughter, revelations, sharing, tears, joy, anger,… Continue reading Why we MUST support each other???

Brooklyn Pub Lit Crawl 2014 FREE in NYC

What if.... Instead of a bar crawl where you hop from bar to bar for cocktails... You hop from bar for amazing literature, for inspiration, for raw truth, for the best story tellers in Brooklyn? La Pluma y La Tinta presents: When Brooklyn Was Brooklyn Join us for an evening of great reads Saturday May… Continue reading Brooklyn Pub Lit Crawl 2014 FREE in NYC

Noche Bohemia Celebrando Mujeres / Bohemian Night Celebrating Womyn

In honor of Women's Herstory Month join us tonight for a beautiful celebration of art, poetry, and music. Today I am also honoring the 21'de Marzo como el Día Internacional Contra la Xenofobia y el Racismo / March 21st is the International Day against Racism and Xenophobia - there is nothing more beautiful than spending… Continue reading Noche Bohemia Celebrando Mujeres / Bohemian Night Celebrating Womyn

It’s all about love, Yo ~ a night at the theatre

Welcome to my directorial debut of BROOKLYN QUARTET a new play written by Rock WILK. "There are no songs in BROOKLYN QUARTET, but I hope it reads like a symphony, like a beautifully tragic opera, like Miles soloing over My Funny Valentine, like Keith Jarrett floating furiously in stream of consciousness improvisation, like a beautiful… Continue reading It’s all about love, Yo ~ a night at the theatre

You are more than this!

“Being thinned skinned… I hate lies. I can’t bare them! Not understanding the power of the truth. Truth is so powerful. I never understood why people make things up...” “But if you become thick skinned it will destroy your sensitivity as an artist. So I don’t mind saying I’m thin skinned!” Barbra Streisand I have… Continue reading You are more than this!

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!

Sankofa Sisterhood: NYCLWG Celebrates Latina Storytellers

Please join us tomorrow for what will be the most magnificent celebration of Latina Storytellers who are emerging artists! In honor of womyn! In honor of storytellers! In honor of you! The NYCLWG is honored to invite you to a special event celebrating Latina Writers! Mark your calendars: Friday, May 24th @ 6:00pm Venue: DUB,… Continue reading Sankofa Sisterhood: NYCLWG Celebrates Latina Storytellers