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My First Ever Public Book Reading!

I guess it’s one of those moments every author secretly dreams about: reading your book to an appreciative audience.

I have dreamt about it too, but somebody should have told me about stage fright. 835 more words

Writing

2. La ciudad estaba llena de retenes

La ciudad estaba llena de retenes. A quien le podia poner un mensaje, que le importara? A ver? Los vecinos todos parecian tener sus papeles a lo que ella podia ver, y seguramente no se iba a gastar el saldo de su telefono mandando textos a TODOS. 418 more words

Chicana Fiction

Conspicuous

Coming to terms that choosing this pity human to convey my message might have been a bad idea. The body is weak to the alergy of a common substance, dust. 227 more words

Bilingual

White Skin, Mexican Heart (Preview)

I see my younger daughter’s eyes glaze over as her daddy and I tell one more round of “remember that time in Mexico….” Used to be, she’d chime in with her own recuerdos. 738 more words

Mexico

Meet Franklin, a 5th grade Global LEADer

Franklin has been looking forward to the Puerto Rico expedition since last year when he talked to the 5th grade graduates about their trip!

Every May, … 274 more words

Puerto Rico

And now for something completely different... The Language Show Live!

Tomorrow I am off to London, not to shop, but to talk. In a departure from my normal audience and topic I will be speaking to adults, about adult bilingualism. 235 more words

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