New Voices Reading Series at La Casa Azul- January 27, 2013

Come and join us for readings from mostly new and as yet published writers. The New Voices Reading Series was started by the writing workshop La Pluma y La Tinta. This group was co-founded by Raquel I. Penzo, the JadedNYer, and yours truly, Theresa Varela, about three years ago. We travel to different forums for our readings […]

Comadres

  My mom was the godmother of my father’s brother and his wife’s first son. My little cousin. Sound confusing? Not as easy as Baby Daddy, is it? My mom and my aunt called each other “Coma’e”- the Puerto Ricanized short version of the word Comadre.  Comadre is the word that explains that complicated sounding but […]