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[Manuscript Progress] Some Brown Girl: Notes on Pinay Liminality, Including My Old Essay, “On Feminism, Women of Color, Poetics, and Reticence” In Response to “Numbers Trouble.”

Some Brown Girl: Notes on Pinay Liminality! It’s taking shape! I’d said I wanted my next manuscript to be ...

How to become an author in ten (or so) easy (or not so easy) steps

This post is a revision and/or a reiteration of a previous blog post — actually a reiteration of many ...

For #NationalPoetryMonth, More Thoughts on Being a Filipino American in the Publishing Industry

I was having this really good e-conversation with a fellow Pinay author this morning, and we were talking ...

On writing the book: “inspirations” and process

People do ask a lot, “How do you write a book?” People also ask, “How do you publish ...

Success and Failure in Po-Biz: What I am talking about

I just posted two things on Facebook the other day. The first was about “success” in this industry: My ...

FAQ 6: You really get edited? By editors?

Indeed, I do. Why this question? Well, a few things. There is so much sensitivity among writers of ...