erasmoguerra

Location New York, NY
Member Since Nov 08, 2012
Votes Received 451
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I'm foremost a reader. I love books. I cannot pass up a bookstore or a public library without popping in for a minute or a couple of hours. Currently I work as a research editor at Cosmo for Latinas magazine and my stories have appeared in The New York Times, Texas Monthly, The Texas Observer and aired on NPR. My first novel, Between Dances, received a Lambda Literary Award. 

I'm a member of the Macondo Writers’ Workshop and live in New York City.

Check out my books at http://www.amazon.com/Erasmo-Guerra/e/B000APK5PA

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Works

Cry Me A Rio

Cry Me A Rio

2 parts / 12 pages, updated Jun 11, 2014PG-13
On the verge of turning thirty, Gabriel Bocanegra plans a trip to Mexico—and then his mother tags along, steering him to an isolated, rural outpost in Northern Mexico to vis... read more
25 reads votes 1 comments 1
Haven't I Seen You Somewhere Before?

Haven't I Seen You Somewhere Before?

2 parts / 5 pages, updated Aug 12, 2013PG-13
What crazy stupid things have you done in your search for love? Novelist and journalist Erasmo Guerra chronicles his own romantic misadventures, from... read more
299 reads votes 4 comments 2
Once More to the River: Family Snapshots of Growing Up, Getting Out & Going Back

Once More to the River: Family Snapshots of Growing Up, Getting Out & Going Back

6 parts / 17 pages, updated Dec 08, 2012GVideoCompleted
“Like the howl of an accordion—half sorrow and half joy, wondrous and exquisite—these stories squeezed my heart.” —Sandra Cisneros, aut... read more
51,450 reads votes 446 comments 166

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Thanks for the encouraging words, Fritz! So glad you enjoyed this story.
Cry Me A Rio

Thanks for the kind words, Fritz! I hope you like the other stories. Thanks again!.
Once More to the River: Fam...

Thanks for reading the story and for taking the time to write! So glad you enjoyed these recuerdos of growing up. And thanks for your encouraging...
Once More to the River: Fam...

@goofyloc Thanks for the generous comments! Glad the regional/cultura details came through! A thousand thanks for reading the story.
Once More to the River: Fam...

Wow. Thank you your incredibly poetic comment. So glad the story resonated.
Once More to the River: Fam...