Art, Creativity, Inspiration, poetry, Poetry Month, Stories, Writing Inspiration

What the Heck is Ekphrastic #Poetry?

    In the spirit of poetry month, I thought I'd make a poem for this week's post. Last year, I celebrated the month with the post Late To The Poetry Party, offering a poem and several links to other poets (who actually submit poems and win honors). Have you ever heard a term that sounded… Continue reading What the Heck is Ekphrastic #Poetry?

Family, Latino culture, Stories, Strong Women

An Expert Interview About Mom’s Amazing Oranges

Most Sundays I visit my mother. When you spend time with your parents or elders you never know what story they're going to share. Mom came into the kitchen from the backyard holding what I thought was a grapefruit. "From my tree," her smile and voice triumphant. She opened her hands and a boulder of… Continue reading An Expert Interview About Mom’s Amazing Oranges