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selected published poems

"living on marble street in the '70s", "afligir: to afflict" | Multiplicity Magazine


"como mujeres", "no hay elles",

"señorita hawai’i en puerto rico en los años 50" | LaLibretaOnline 


"The Flag is Bleeding, 2019" |One | Jacar Press


"oro     1895     manatí, pr", "gold     1895     manatí, pr",

"otro mito de la creación     1941     ponce, pr",

"another creation myth     1941     ponce, pr", "arrancar", "arrancar: to yank", 

"la diosa de las artes", "goddess of the arts"

"la diosa de las encarceladas", the goddess of incarcerated women" |

Multiplicity Magazine


"twins     springfield, ma" | Lily Poetry Review

published non-fiction essays

"Mami's Touch"

|The Art of Touch: A Collection of Prose and Poetry from the Pandemic

 and Beyond. Edited by Joan Schweighardt and Faye Rapoport DesPres

"Automatic Affront(s): Brown & Black Bodies & (a Lack of) Compassion"

Solstice Literary Magazine


"Solo Trip to Mamani, 1995"

| Multiplicity Blog: Quick Work No. 10: Short Takes on Epic Truths

Summer 1980s Roach Trap Line" 

|  Multiplicity Blog: Quick Work No. 1: Short Takes on Epic Truths 

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Resistencia: Resilience | poems & essays (2023)
Landscapes (2023)
Destierro Means More than Exile (2018)
Gathering Words: Recogiendo palabras (2008)

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