In my most recent gig, I taught Spanish and Developmental Writing at Tulsa Community College in Tulsa, OK. I have also worked as an English as a Second Language teacher both at high school and Continuing Education levels, and as a Spanish-English translator. I just moved across the country and I am in the process of looking for a job.

I write here in Wattpad since August 2012. I am concerned with themes of identity and acculturation. My characters are either mentally ill, or live in dysfunctional households. From time to time, fantasy casts a spell on me and I escape into a world of pristine beauty. On occasions, I experiment with poetry.

I am not a published author, although have been writing since I am five years old. This is my first attempt at giving freedom to the stories and poems that I write. I humbly join this group with the hope that you enjoy reading my stories and poems, as much as I enjoy reading all I can on Wattpad.

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  • Oakland, California
  • JoinedAugust 6, 2012

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Cayena Cayena Jun 25, 2014 10:42PM
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This poem is dedicated to Sonia Sanchez, who is Professor Emeritus at Temple University, and together with Giovanni and Don L. Lee, probably the angriest poet of the Civil Rights Movement of the 60s. I've never met...
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