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Perhaps all this meandering was Creation’s humorous way of nudging me along. But I only started to get it in my…"
I'm a hybrid; part Spaniard, part Californian. I've been writing my whole life, but never done it seriously or consistently. Maybe I was unable to overcome the schism: some stories want to be written in English, some in Spanish, and some in both. Maybe I didn't realize I had something to say to people and not just myself. Lately, I've been hearing the Universe calling me to write. Seriously and funnily, this time.
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Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Memoir
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"Hi and let me be one of the first to welcome you to Shewrites. This is a terrific site, tons of resources and innovative info. As my own bonus, you have access to my teaching site and free teachings on memoir. Just click here…"
"Catherine, Just waving hello. If you’re looking for places to connect here, we’d love to have you join us in the Novelists (Struggling or Not) group.
Hope you enjoy it here, and best of luck with your writing.
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