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  • The Adventure of Change

    The Adventure of Change

    October 23, 2018

    From my third story apartment, I see the Angeles National Forest in the distance; the roller coaster peaks draw me to them. I have been in San…

  • The Art of Words

    The Art of Words

    May 1, 2018

    Between the tall shelves of ten bookstores, in the salons of two museums, in the auditorium of a coworking space, and in two schools, the writers of All the Women in My Family Sing have spoken their written words. Each reading conjured a unique magic, a confluence of the writers’ life experiences with the receptivity of the audience.

  • All the Women in My Family Sing

    February 2, 2018

    Music: Salvador Santana All the Women in My Family Sing is now in bookstores and available online for purchase! We will have readings with…

  • All the Women in My Family Sing: Women Write the World—Essays on Equality, Justice and Freedom

    All the Women in My Family Sing: Women Write the World—Essays on Equality, Justice and Freedom

    December 8, 2017

    The anthology of essays by women of color writers is now available for purchase! The three years I worked on this project taught me new skills, showed me varied qualities in people, and ultimately, required me to listen deeply to everyone involved.

  • A Banquet

    A Banquet

    November 10, 2017

    The windows onto Church Street reached twenty feet high. The J streetcar clanged to a stop at the intersection with Market Street and people walked…