DWA Writer's Retreat
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Letisha Marrero Brings Us on a Spiritual Journey in 'Salsa Magic'
Culturally Inclusive Curriculum: Empowering Education Through Diverse Stories
Melania Luisa Marte Tackles Colorism & History in 'Plantains and Our Becoming'
Elizabeth Acevedo on Making Magic in 'Family Lore': A Q&A with Cleyvis Natera
Stephanie Rodriguez Tackles Tough Questions with Dash of Humor in 'Doodles from the Boogie Down'
Lorraine Avila on Her Thought-Provoking YA Novel 'The Making of Yolanda La Bruja'
Alyssa Reynoso-Morris on Her Debut Picture Book, ‘Plátanos Are Love,’ and the Power of Storytelling
'Aniana del Mar Jumps In' by Jasminne Mendez Takes Readers on an Emotional Ride
Julian Randall on Setting 'Pilar Ramirez and the Curse of San Zenon' in the Dominican Republic
Lissette Norman on Writing Dominican Joy into ‘Plátanos Go With Everything’
Lissette Norman on Adapting a Family's Deportation Story in 'Until Someone Listens'
DWA 2022 STAFF PICKS
Yaffa S. Santos on the Dominican Ciguapa in New Novel ‘A Touch of Moonlight’
Natalie Caña’s ‘A Proposal They Can’t Refuse’ Highlights Complexities Among Modern-Day Romance
Jasminne Mendez Unpacks Childhood Memories in 'Islands Apart: Becoming Dominican American'
Luz Maria Mack’s ‘The Secret of the Plátano’ is Rooted in a Dream
Angie Cruz on Her Pulsating New Novel 'How Not to Drown in a Glass of Water'
YA Novel ‘What’s Coming to Me’ is a Whole Mood by Francesca Padilla
Lydia San Andres on ‘Compromised into a Scandalous Marriage’ and Bringing a Piece of History to Life
Angie Cruz Tells a Brilliant and Indelible Story in 'How Not to Drown in a Glass of Water'
'How I Became a Mermaid' is a Raw and Vivid Portrait of Mental Health Struggles
Adriana Herrera on 'A Caribbean Heiress in Paris' and the Hustle of Dominican Women
'Neruda on the Park' is a Masterfully Intricate Story about Gentrification, Home, and Love
Cleyvis Natera on ‘Neruda on the Park’ & the Deliciousness of Being Dominican
Elizabeth Acevedo on Transforming Her Viral Hair Poem Into 'INHERITANCE: A Visual Poem'
'High Spirits' is a Magical and Unflinching Look at the Dominican Diaspora
‘Witchlings,’ Worldbuilding & Writing for Kids: A Q&A with Claribel A. Ortega
Dominican-American Poets you should be reading during National Poetry Month.
Dominican Writers who published in 2019
La Casa de las Maletas - Book Review
Dominicana - Book Review
Owning Brooklyn: An Interview with Naima Coster
Para Cenar Habra Nostalgia - Book Review