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The Year of Changing Dangerously

I’ve been trying to write this post for a month.  That’s how my December has been. It’s now New Year’s Eve and I’m still gathering my thoughts. So here it starts: 2015? Pretty good fucking year. As soon as I … Continue reading

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Why I Wrote SadGirl; Why I Love Theatre

Tonight my second play in two years, The Adventures of SadGirl: Superheroine goes up at the West End Theatre in Quincy, CA. I thank the theatre from the bottom and top of my heart for allowing me to put on … Continue reading

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The Adventures of SadGirl: Superheroine Premieres This Friday Night!

 In a few short days, my second play in a year will go up at the West End Theatre in Quincy, CA. I wrote it based off of the zine my daughter Paloma and I did together in 2014-2013 –the … Continue reading

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I WANT TO BUY A REAL BOOK

As most people reading this blog know, I live in a rural community which means wanting to support local mom and pop booksellers is a bit of a hard luck story. In a county of under 20,000 we have two … Continue reading

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I Hate This Book, Ms. Garcia

I hear this …quite a good deal. Unfortunately way too much. I assign a book for my community college students to read and they say, “I hate this book, Ms. Garcia.” Sometimes they say things like, “I don’t like this; … Continue reading

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SADGIRLS & OTHER STORIES IS OUT NOW ON SOLSTICE LITERARY PRESS

Yay! It’s finally here! Today is the day that Sad Girls and Other Stories is available for sale and reading everywhere. Sad Girls is an ebook short story collection filled with tales of Mexican American girls in Whittier finding themselves and … Continue reading

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