New Voices Reading Series Fifth Anniversary

Come join us at 4pm on April 27, 2014 at Simplicity Wine Bar 310 Malcolm X Blvd. Brooklyn, NY 11223 The New Voices Series Reading Anthology will be available...

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Interview with Author Nancy Arroyo Ruffin

I welcome Nancy Arroyo Ruffin to my blog.  Her passion for life and writing are inspiring! The message here is that you can’t keep it unless you...

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Writing: creepy little voices

One of the hardest things to combat as a writer has been the awful voice I sometimes hear when I am about to begin a new writing project, while in the...

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Interview with poet/artist Tamara G. Saliva

Tamara Grysel Saliva is a native ‘nuyorican’, born in Brooklyn NY. Raised on the borders of Harlem and Washington Heights, her childhood and...

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Writing: always refining

Refining one’s skills is a never ending process and that’s a good thing. There’s lots of territory to cover when it comes to writing...

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Ser(es) Latino(s)

You are invited to another event created by La Pluma y La Tinta at Las Casa Azul Bring your date, mate or come solo Open mic to follow   Here is the eventbrite...

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Interview with author Raquel I. Penzo

Hello! Please welcome Raquel I. Penzo  author, event planner, literary person of many talents. It’s been my pleasure watching her growth in creativity...

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Writing: creating a vision board

Pouring my coffee this morning I was struck by a great idea. The thought that I’d put together a book of short stories about the different neighbors...

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Guest blogging at Latina Book Club

Today I have the honor of being a guest at www.latinabookclub.com I write about persistence, perseverance and openness on the journey to being published....

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Writing: looking backwards at 2013

My debut novel Covering the Sun with My Hand was released in May of 2013 and it’s been a whirlwind for me ever since. My dream of being published...

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