2016: The Year in Becoming Fearless

This year, The Pulse between Dimensions and the Desert was nominated for a Wonderland Award for Best Collection and it won! I set up my little online shop, did a bunch of readings and wrote new fiction. This is compilation of podcasts, online articles, reviews and fiction I had published online and in some badass anthologies.

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2016: The Year in becoming Fearless
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2015: A Year in Bruja Magic

2015 was a wonderful year in mi mundo. My first short story collection was published and released via Ladybox Books. I read all over the U.S. (Los Angeles, San Antonio, New York City, Austin, Minneapolis) and I met so many incredible hardworking activists, artists and folx in the Lit Community.

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I met a queen (Sandra Cisneros) this year. I was really sick and I could barely speak. I cried and I don’t know if she will ever know how much her work means to so many xicanas. 

Here is the year in review:
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Introduction

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Photo by Tiffany Scandal

Queer. Xicana. Chapina. Writer. Editor. Decolonizing mi mente is something I work toward every day. There is a special place in my heart for comic books, K dramas & Sci-fi. I speak Spanglish & I fall in love with every puppy I meet in Portland. I am a feminist. I don’t like small talk because I do that shit all day at work.