ANNOUNCING For the first time Writing from the Womb will be available as an online course. I am so excited to be able to offer a course where writers from all over the world can participate. All you need is internet and a laptop and you are part of this powerful community of writers. Because… Continue reading Writing from the Womb Available ONLINE
Video: Writing from the Womb Intro Workshop
Please know that these writing sessions are sacred. Please credit and cite any quote you grab from here. This workshop was magical. https://youtu.be/-hEbJB0ZNV8 Thank you to every single writer who participated. Thank you Dominican Writers and Word Up Books for providing a space for us to come as we are. Your comments are appreciated. Subscribing… Continue reading Video: Writing from the Womb Intro Workshop
The Inner Voice ~ Ep. 286
We are all on a journey. Sometimes we feel so silenced by others, but there is a voice that is only ours. #afrolatinashow #meditation #manifestation #voice #innerpeace #tranquility #clarity #selflove #selfcare #affirmation #reflection #spirituality #peace https://youtu.be/P1nK_yaATsk TO BOOK READING EMAIL: email@example.com CLIENT REVIEW: Did La Santera answer all of your questions? How was the reading? … Continue reading The Inner Voice ~ Ep. 286
Almost Losing Everything ~ Ep. 287
What have you learned from almost losing everything? #afrolatinashow #gratitude #humbleness #reflection #meditation #peace #tranquility https://youtu.be/iZrIL8y3vXU TO BOOK READING EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org CLIENT REVIEW: Did La Santera answer all of your questions? How was the reading? La Santera answered my questions clearly where I had the feeling like she knew me and we have never met.… Continue reading Almost Losing Everything ~ Ep. 287
Right To Be Angry ~ Ep. 288
When we feel powerless sometimes we take things out on those closest to us. We believe we have the right to take out our shit on people. I believe we have the right to be angry but its all in how we process our pain. #anger #rage #afrolatinashow #meditation #healing #purpose #passion #podcast #reflection #healing… Continue reading Right To Be Angry ~ Ep. 288
When You Don’t Know… ~ Ep. 322
There are people who may tell us how we "should feel" and what we "should do" to get through what we are going through. Its ok not to know what to do. Its ok to do nothing. Its ok to sit in what we are experiencing and come to some understanding about it. Its OK… Continue reading When You Don’t Know… ~ Ep. 322
Tend to the Work! Stay With It!
Tend to the Work and Stay With It! Ep. 48 ~ Afrolatina Show Today is the day I decide to go for some of the things I really want to achieve. In this episode I talk about all I am doing to adjust my life to meet my needs. I am focused today on this… Continue reading Tend to the Work! Stay With It!
The Value of a Great Story!
"I value story above all else. I'm talking about my written work-in the movies I value the images-but in the books I value the story. The story has its own meaning. A story has its own significance. And sometimes the characters in that story can almost become transparent. This is true in fairytales, for instance.… Continue reading The Value of a Great Story!
Balancing Vulnerability with Transformation
"African narratives in the West, they proliferate. I really don't care anymore. I'm more interested in the stories we tell about ourselves -- how as a writer, I find that African writers have always been the curators of our humanity on this continent. The question is, how do I balance narratives that are wonderful with… Continue reading Balancing Vulnerability with Transformation
Literature is a Gift from the Writer
"I don't like thinking that what I write comes from or is synonymous to a dream. I've heard writers speaking about novels as being extended dreams. I don't like that because dreams, to me, mean selfish gestures. I like the other notion that literature is a GIFT from the WRITER to the reader." ~ Richard… Continue reading Literature is a Gift from the Writer