I was born and raised in Brooklyn by West Indian parents. I traveled to South Africa on a Fulbright scholarship in 2005, where I received an M.A. in Creative Writing from the University of Cape Town. I have been a resident at Hedgebrook and received the Archie D. and Bertha H. Walker scholarship at the Fine Arts Work Center. In fall 2011, I will be starting the fiction program at the Iowa Writers Workshop.
Books I've written, anthologies I've contributed to, and any scripts or plays I've authored:
Publications: Coon Bidness, Encyclopedia, Obsidian, The Caribbean Writer, Sable, Does Your Mama Know, and Caribbean Beat.
Media outlets that I currently write for:
My writing is:
Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry
Outlets where I review books, TV, or film:
I'm part of these writers' groups or salons:
My professional associations:
Associated Writing Programs
I found out about She Writes from:
R. Erica Doyle
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This past weekend, I finally finished my first novel. I got to write those two glorious words, "The End."Whew.The manuscript is off to my writers group where I will get notes on it next month, and in the meantime, well, I'll just lie on the deck…See More
I'd love for this group to be of real use to people. Let me know what would be of real use to you. Here are some of my thoughts:- Craft: recommendations for books, how to start a writers group, what makes a good script great...- Marketing: what can…See More