“Love and Hip-Hop’s Amara La Negra, Afro-Latinos and How Some African Americans View Us.”

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When I started my professional career, I worked for numerous black media organizations. Many who worked there would look at my name and say: “Claudio? Why is your name Claudio? And your last name is Cabrera!?” They didn’t view Claudio Eduardo Cabrera as an African American sounding name so were immediately wondering where I was [….]

NYC Workshops

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Dates: February 17, 24, March 3, 17, 24, 31 Time: 12-5pm Location: West Village, NYC Price: $600 (see below for information on payment plans and need-based scholarships) Registration requirements: a nonrefundable $75 deposit is required to reserve your seat. This $75 is deducted from the $600 tuition.   To register, ask questions, etc., send an email to: writingourlivesworkshop@gmail.com.  Note: This [….]

Latino Literary magazines

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If you are ever interested in trying your luck with literary magazines, here’s a list of Latino Literary Magazines. For a more extensive list, not necessarily for Latinos, visit Poets & Writers website at pw.org Acentos Review Asterix Journal Bilingual Review Intramuros Palabra Somos en Escritos Latin American Literary Review Letras Libres Pha’itude Raleigh Review [….]

So you want to Publish a Book

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If you are on this page its because you are either about to become ready to publish or currently are ready to do so. We’ve done this before so you are off to a great start by inquiring with us. But first, did you finish the book? Did you find an editor within your genre [….]

Writing Prompts/Ideas de Escritura

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La escritura es como un musculo que hay que ejercitar, si no lo conviertes en rutina se te hara mas dificil escribir cuando verdaderamente necesites hacerlo. Escribe sobre dos personas que se conocen por la primera vez Escribe sobre una conversacion que escuchaste Si yo fuera invisible Te contare una historia que es mtad cierta una vez [….]