Posted on October 16, 2017
Dry Leaves
Dry leaves fall And flail in the wind, Settling on the ground As cooler air creeps in. Dry leaves flirt With squirrels in trees, Hang...
Posted on October 13, 2017
Ynes Looked
The black beans were cooking for some time when Ynes walked into the house. The black bean juice crackled dry on the pot's surface a...
Posted on May 5, 2017
The sounds of droplets against the window Call distant memories to mind. I'm thirty-six, staring past the window sill, Drink...
Posted on April 14, 2017
Soccer Coaching
Lots of non-writing things to celebrate these past few weeks. The biggest is being head coach to my son's soccer team. My Latino communi...
Posted on March 24, 2017
Spring Weather & Poetry
It's officially SPRING, and that means softball, soccer, trail running, and long walks in the park, and bike riding, and flowers bloom...
Posted on March 16, 2017
De Colores
The pain struck her abdomen, as it did every morning for the past five years, with unrelenting might. Olivia pressed her pillow down on her ...
Posted on March 1, 2017
IWSG - Writing, a Love-Hate Relationship
Time for a post for the IWSG blog hop, hosted by Alex Cavanaugh, where writers talk about their insecurities in writing, publishing, and o...
Posted on February 14, 2017
Zulema's Bright Future
When decades of Armageddon passed, mankind was left to its wits. Tornadoes, tsunamis, volcanic eruptions, and earthquakes left survivo...
Posted on January 16, 2017
Silent Inquiries
I asked the water crashing against the shore, "Who wrote your soothing melody?" It answered me not, and continued flowing In ...
Posted on January 4, 2017
IWSG : Planning
Blog Hop hosted by Alex Cavanaugh Sign Up Here Time for a post for IWSG hosted by Alex Cavanaugh. A different question is asked each mo...
Posted on December 27, 2016
Goodbye 2016 - A Year In Review
It's that time of year when you reflect upon the past year's achievements, failures, and close-calls or almost-there moments...
Posted on November 11, 2016
Monsters Under My Bed
Let's celebrate all things big and small. This week, I have a big celebration. WOHOOO!!! I have finally completed publishing of my ch...

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