Go here. (For some reason WordPress isn’t letting me link, so go here: http://poetaloca.blogspot.com) There’s something about WordPress that blocks me from writing. I suspect it’s the seemingly more formal, official format (ie. this is my author site). So I’m over at Blogger if you want to read what I’m thinking about in a more… Continue reading Looking for the blog?
Get ready for the 30/30 challenge, folks. It’s gonna be an interesting ride. For those of you who have no idea what I’m talking about: you write a poem a day for the month of April. I’m posting my bad rough-draft stuff at the informal blog. The fun this year? I’m encouraging my students to… Continue reading National Poetry Month is here!
I’ve been a little slow in getting this site up and running. Why? I’ve been working on a very difficult personal essay that I just submitted last night. And it feels great. A huge accomplishment. Not just the actual completion of the essay itself (which is a big deal coming from a poet — it’s… Continue reading The perils of being a writer
I’ve decided to make my online home here at WordPress but haven’t the time right this minute to build this site as I’d like to. I’m on my way to BinderCon, an amazing conference for women writers, taking place in NYC. Stay tuned for more site developments!