Well, it didn't all go off as I'd hoped. A lot of Latinos didn't sign up for the conference and so I had to scale it down and change the idea in order to salvage it. I changed it to a multi-cultural…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Janelle Meraz Hooper Oct 20, 2011.
SEEKING LATINO CHILDRENS BOOKSIn keeping with their mission to promote books reflecting many cultures, Kane/Miller Book Publishers seeks original work by U.S. Latino authors and illustrators for…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Janelle Meraz Hooper May 3, 2011.
A fellow member of our Latino Writers Group is inviting everyone to participate in a reading series she hosts at La Casa Azul Bookstore. Details for the reading and how to sign up are below:
The next New Voices Reading Series event at La Casa Azul Bookstore in Spanish Harlem will be on Sunday, October 21 from 4-6PM. I invite you to sign up to read at this community event.
Please email me your basic contact information, a small…
Posted on August 18, 2012 at 7:24am
Welcome to the Open Amateur Poetry Contest
116 Prizes Totaling Over $10,000 to be Awarded in this Free Contest. Over the past 15 years, we have awarded over $250,000 in cash and prizes to previously undiscovered poetic talent.
Here’s your chance to share a message from your heart. Your poem can be on any subject,
in any style. Winning poems will also be considered for publication. Enter
"Click" the link: …
Posted on August 18, 2012 at 7:21am
Quick Grammar Tips
By Neil Neches, MTA Corporate
Since many of us studied grammar and word usage a long time ago, here are a few tips for commonly confused words.
“Currently” refers to something happening in the
“Jane is currently at lunch, but will return
“Presently” means something that will happen soon.
currently away, but will…
Posted on August 18, 2012 at 7:18am
Keep this date: September 15, 2012 which is Hispanic Literacy Day in San Diego, California South Chula Vista Library
We are currently looking for authors who would like to participate to do readings, be a speaker, or be on one of our panels. We also need authors who would like to showcase their books in the mail hall as well.
Some of the panels are:
Writing Novels for Young Adults, Writing
Kids Picture Books, Poetry Panels,
and Finding time/Support…
Posted on August 18, 2012 at 7:17am