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Writers Tell All

gettyimages.comJennifer Chow made me do it. Her chirpy words of "fun challenge" has me participating in my first ever Blog Hop called "Writers Tell All." A writer often works in isolation, for long periods of time, before any finished work is produced. It's rare to have the opportunity to share thoughts with other bloggers/writers, so when Jennifer… Continue reading Writers Tell All

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Toni Morrison and Louise Erdrich in Chateau Vincennes

festivalamerica-alvaradofrazierAmada and I, the two Latinas in Paris,  just returned from Chateau Vincennes where we spent the day attending the huge "Festival America: Literature and Cultures of the Americas," that took place throughout this past weekend.A couple of weeks ago we saw a poster in the metro of a big old truck with Festival America-looked interesting,… Continue reading Toni Morrison and Louise Erdrich in Chateau Vincennes