My Poetry and Art

Recently I decided to link my poetry to my artwork via several venues. I published my coloring book in September of 2016, The Secret Life of Mandalas, which is available via I have always loved graphic design and making my own greeting cards and other products. and gave me the opportunity to create my products and use my art and poetry. I … Continue reading My Poetry and Art

Tribute to Poet Judith Ortiz Cofer

I met Ms. Ortiz Cofer several years ago at a writer’s conference. I was impressed by her presentation and right away purchased her books. One of which  is Silent Dancing: A Partial Remembrance of a Puerto Rican Childhood. The essays contained therein were fascinating to me. Some events reminded me of my family and things they did to keep dancing in their new environment when … Continue reading Tribute to Poet Judith Ortiz Cofer