The process I took while publishing my first novel, Smoke Gets In Your Eyes, is detailed here as well as some helpful tips for writers and authors.
Flyy Girls is an ode to flyy girls from around the way and now being highlighted here in the Blazing Words series.
My poem, We Carried It With Us, is featured on the Blazing Words Series. This poem reflects on the African influence that was carried across the ocean so many generations ago and permeates all aspects of black culture.
Blazing Words Series features my poem, Slighted.
Why I Smile, a poem, is being showcased in this edition of the Blazing Words series.
My poem, For The First Time, is being featured in the Blazing Words series.
My poem, Park Avenue, is featured in my Blazing Words series. This poem was inspired by my childhood growing up in the city.
My poem East River Blues is featured in the Blazing Words series.
Blazing Words features my poem, Abuelito, dedicated to my paternal grandfather who was from Puerto Rico.
Short Fiction, Happenstance, is highlighted in the Blazing Words series.
Blazing Words series returns with a short fiction piece, Hailing A Cab.
The Blazing Words series returns with one of my favorite poems, Music.
I wrote this poem back in college. I shared it with my creative writing class a few years later and all my classmates seemed to enjoy it. It combines my feelings about music and the role it plays in our lives. It is still one of my favorite poems.