Pursue Poetry this April

Pursue Poetry this April

Both my parents were architects who designed their own house in Mexico. The focal point of our living room were floor to ceiling bookshelves on two long walls they custom built to house books and musical recordings. I remember the excitement exploring second hand...
Maybe Something Beautiful

Maybe Something Beautiful

GRATEFUL on this rainy day to discover that Maybe Something Beautiful, How Art Transformed a Neighborhood has won the 2017 Tomás Rivera Mexican American Children’s Book Award. Thank you to my incredible colleagues, authors F. Isabel Campoy and Theresa Howell for...
Playing with Process

Playing with Process

Experimenting with media, textures and process to create a painting for a program at a children’s...
BRAVO! Poems About Amazing Hispanics

BRAVO! Poems About Amazing Hispanics

BRAVO! Poems About Amazing Hispanics, is my second collaboration with innovative, gifted writer, poet and friend Margarita Engle. This book celebrates the accomplishments, contributions and collective history of the Hispanic community. After the recent blitz of...