Thursday, April 30, 2009


Yes. But hvn't cofd wrtng 4 cople dys 'cause wrk that pays rnt etc got vry demndng & also lts & lts of lng awtng errands. But wll get bck 2 wrtng soon 'cause I LV  IT!!!!!!

HEALTH TIPS THAT WORK 4 ME: 2 hld papr 2 nose & mouth: tissue, npkns &/or toilet papr so whn sneeze, cof  germs dn't sprd. Flush germ-carying-papr dwn toilt SAP. & mks NO sense cofng on clothng. On sleeves? &  passing  thm on? Passng thm 2 cowrkrs, fellw bus, BART pasngrs, boyfriend, fmly, frnds whn we rub shldrs, hug, bump into strngrs. & clothng full of grms if placd in clost, drwrs, landry bskt, prbably, covrd in drkns, dedikt thmslvs 2 hvng bbs & prduce mllns mor grms! Use papr. 

Read my chapbks & novel AS TIME GOES BY in

WRite  WRite & then some more
Love U wherever U r
Next: dn't know wht I'll cof, yet.


Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Writrs & Republicans.

BULLETIN!!!! Ths WRTR, HEARD on CNN ths morng: REPUBLICANS abot 2 bcm an extnt race. Or smthng lik that. So who crs, U say? Well I do. Evn as a democrat & wrtr, I do, 'cause I lik chks & balncs. Who th heck is going 2 ck/look ovr shldrs & crat balncs agnst demos if the repblicns bcm extnt? Who.............? While U thnk abot it,

read my bilingual, Eng/Spa chapbks.  My novl, AS TIME GOES BY. U cn buy thm by e-m 

HEALTH TIPS THAT WORK 4 ME: Sunshine. Sd it bfr, wrks 4 me. Love it. Love 2 trn into a negrita, welldone. 'Cause hvn't U hrd? Dark meat tasts bettr.  So while Th King of th galaxy, is shining  in most of northrn hemisphr. Go, go get som.
WRite WRite & then some more
Love U wherever U r
Next: ¿¿¿???

Monday, April 27, 2009

Editing & Talent.

Yestrdy spnt time edtng shrt fictn. Been thnkng, enough! Enough edtng. Going 2 send it AS IS. 

HEALTH TIPS THAT WORK 4 ME: TALENT! Heard it on CNN yestrdy, is: desire 2 practice. Practice hs alwys wrkd r me. Practice meant memorizing, repeating, it= hard work. Very hard work. Startd early in my life when I was 4 & my mothr becme my teacher. It was my pre-school. & I'm most grtfl. It's servd me well, hard work. Taken me 2 delghtful heights, I usd 2 only dream of.

Meantm read my bilingual, Eng/Spa chapbks.  My novl, AS TIME GOES BY. U cn buy thm by e-m 
WRite WRite & then some more
Love U wherever U r
Next: ¿¿¿???

Sunday, April 26, 2009

Nonfictn accptd 4 pub, HALLELUJAH!!! & th Bible?

Hallelluljah! Indeed. 2 gt a piec accptd. Yeah! th vry 1 jst rejctd. Wll b pub by ShortPoem.Org   Pub date 2 b dtrmnd. Wll keep U pstd.

HEALTH TIPS THAT WORK 4 ME:  Faith! I practc it.  'Cause is lik Mr Gladnet said in CNN, The more you have, the more you will be given. He also said it's in the Bible.
Meantm read my bilingual, Eng/Spa chapbks.  My novl, AS TIME GOES BY. U cn buy thm by e-m 

WRite  WRite & then some more. More, really?

Love U wherever U r
Next: Talent

Saturday, April 25, 2009

Bst wishs on ths

ovrcastd morng in th CA Coastside. Edtng poem so cn sub.

HEALTH TIPS THAT WORK 4 ME: Dancing!!!!! Smtms 2  sonds of LOS BOLEROS, tonght  The Cruise Tones. Grat excercs 4 th body, mnd, spirt. Go try it.

WRite WRite & then some more

Love U wherever U r
Next: ??????? U'll b srpris.

Friday, April 24, 2009

Writrs & diapers.

Hv 2 edt poem 2 submt. Hv 2 edt stry 2 submt. Hv 2.........Hv 2........

HEALTH TIPS THAT HAVE WORKED 4 ME:  Diapers, thngs r so bd peopl r stlng thm. Well, wnt 2 shr  wht wrkd 4 me. I made thm. U did wht? U cn 2. If U r stlng thm U dnt hv any money, so 4 strtrs 1) take an old sheet. 2) cut it in sqrs, big engh 2 go rnd bab. 3) Buy safety pins @ yrdage store/$ str. 4) Till U gt sm money & cn buy plstc panties, use str plstc bgs. 5) Ths wll wrk mstly 4 yng babs. Older babs, well, hope U cn potty-train thm. If they r ready they go on thr own, whn they r abot 2. If they r nt ready dnt push th ltl one. Got 2 b patient.   Almst forgt!!!!  Clth diapers r 2 b wshed. I/we, evryone, did. Flushd th poop in th toilet. Rinsd thm. Soakd thm. Thn wshed & dryd. Lts of wrk........YES!!!!   I'm w/U, wishng U th bst of th bst.

WRite WRite & then some more

Love U wherever U r
Next: Wht do U wnt  2 knw? Lets thnk abot it.

Wednesday, April 22, 2009

Writrs. Readrs & Meat eatrs.

& Thnk 4 gvng ths B  Ur time, Ur enrgy.  Ur vry mch aprectd. Been wrkng full dys & tonght prtcptd in  readng grp cndctd by Chelis', a lng time, mst lve frnd, who is a jrnalist, & politcl cmntatr.  Th meetngs r spnsrd  by the vry exc  SF's  Main Library. Once a mnth. Read Spnsh & Latn Amrcn  authrs. Ths mnth, Marcela Serrano's, LA LLORONA. Th discusns r lively, enlghtng, envgrtng. Th bks r slcted by Alvaro Sanabria, th hrdwrkng, mst pleasnt, hndsm, Head of the Library's International Department. Thos of U who read Spa, com join Us.

HEALTH TIPS THAT WORK 4 ME: True, 'cause if I don't eat meat evrydy, my thyroid flares up. My neck swells. Also I miss it as I lik it vry mch.  So I eat it.  Sml piecs.  Beef, veal, pork, lamb &/or chicken, turkey....... & U knw, also eat th fat, skin. Lv it.  Mor on meat  comng up soon.

WRite WRite & thn som.
Love U wherever U r
Next: Diapers.

Tuesday, April 21, 2009

A dy 4

hous clning! In th eve a comptr 1 on 1 @ AMac. Hv mny ?????s Look frwrd 2 getng ansrs. Deliciously, YES, w/all its letrs, DELICIOUSLY warm 75. Love it.

HEALTH TIPS THAT WORK 4 ME: I eat meat everyday. Is vry gd 4 me. 

WRite WRite & then some more, unless is hous clning dy.

Love U wherever U r
Next: mr on meat eating.

Sunday, April 19, 2009

1st email ths morng

got rejctn of artcle on Poetry.....Will cln it up & snd it anothr lit web. Hwevr, gd sign, says, PL, PLs submt again. A poem wll b on its way vry soon. Meantm hv 2 finsh indpndnt stdy. Writng of anthr knd. Lts of wrk, lts.

HEALTH TIPS THAT WORK 4 ME: Dn't evr pay 2 lose weght!  Jst buy less, eat less, wlk more.

Love U wherevr U r
Next: Whts ths precuptn w/hair?

Saturday, April 18, 2009

Most thnkfl!!!!

4 th .10m hd on Avotcja's prgrm ystrdy. I'm honrd &  hmble, tht ths talntd womn thnks of me & 4 sevrl yrs invts me again & again.  Vry grtfl. Read 3 love pms. In lvng ths lvly lady sd w'll call me 2 arang my rdng 1hr/1/2 hr. Look frwrd 2 that.

HEALTH TIPS THAT WORK 4 ME: Less is more. Try it: LESS. As in smlr portns. U mght not blv it: U'll hv mr energy. U'll hv more clths. What? Yes. 'Cause U'll b able 2 wear all th ones U didn't fit into bfr. U'll hv mr tim 'cause as Ur face thns out won't hv 2 spnd so much time in frnt of mirr 2 look gd. OK? OK. Now add Ur own 2 ths list. & carry on.......

Love U wherever U r
Next: don't really know yet. Any ideas?

Friday, April 17, 2009

Gd mrning

on this glorius suny, brezy dy. Wll b @ KPOO FM ths aft, go on @ 2:30p & wll rd 4 all of .10 m!!!! so if U cof, Ull miss th whl magnifcnt momnt. So dn't, jst hld it........
HEALTH TIPS THAT WORK 4 ME:  RE-USING. Usd coffee grnds, tea leaves, left overs. Ex: use as fertlzr &/or research fnd out how U cn re-use. DON'T THROW AWAY FOOD: re-use, &/or Gv i 2 a neghbr, a homls, a pan handlr on Ur way 2 wrk, @ th prk, bus stop. Resrch. Fnd Ur own way how 2 use.  & re-use it.

Love U whenever U r
Next: As prmsd, Less is More

Thursday, April 16, 2009

Got 2 exc phone

calls frm dear frnds & smhw, him & I, 'cause ltly I been redng about Eisten, we tched on "time dosn't exist, mankind [I say womankind] made it up." Nxt call, cause she is planing 2 vist Perú, whr I was brn & grw up & lv & knw a lt abot, we talkd abot many,many sbjcts, incldng Fujimore, & whn I thnk of hm & his relatn 2 Perú I thnk of Otello sayng 2 Desdemona: Forgive me for having loved you, not too well but to much...........

HEALTH TIPS THAT WORK 4 ME:  Makes me vry helthy 2 say THNK U. So 2 all of U frm my heart, vagina & othr prts of me:  I say THNK U 4 reading, well clkng ths B, prhps by mstke,

but it counts, &  look frwrd 2 Ur comnts.  MERCI BEAUCOUP.  THNK U. MIL GRACIAS. 

Love U wherever U r

Next: + abot re-using. Frgv me 4 dsgrsng 2dy.



Wednesday, April 15, 2009

One of tho dys

Yes. Workd full dy, ran errds etc etc etc  So'll catch up on wrtng/nt wrtng anthr day.

HEALTH TIPS THAT WORK 4 ME: Cn't emphsize enogh. Pls Pls reuse, recycle, dn't litter. Wher it ends is in th watrwys of th planet........So pls.  &  thn recycle re-re-re-re-re use. & read The New Yorker's artcle, MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE, by John Colapinto. Is a lng one so U might wnt 2  scan, skip, but read it. 

Love U wherever U r

Next: more on same. 

Tuesday, April 14, 2009

part of bing wrtr,

thr is a lt of emails. So clend thm. & in process hd 2 fight w/prntr that refusd 2 wrk proprly. & am selctng wrk 2 read fri @ KPOO 2-3. & a poem 2 submt 2 a contst. Is gd busy.

HEALTH TIPS THAT WORK 4 ME: Sml prtns: 1) any amont that is less thn wht U been eatng. 2) ea time aftr, less & less.  3) NO secnds. 

Love U wherever U r.
Next: More on less. 

Monday, April 13, 2009

lovely, unusual sunday

4 I hd late lnch w/friends a blck frm my house. A fascntng fmly, 3 gnrtns, grndprnts 2 grnd cnldrn. So much life, so much lvng. So mystrous! Latr on  took BART 2 East Bay visitd  w/fmly. A mix of few mnts of drum & guitar musc in lvng rm. Egg hunt by my 11 yr grndsn, Koii, of plstc eggs I hd  filled w/choclts &/or money to which his parnts added mor $s 2 total $15. which was wht he needed 2  buy a tool. He's grt mechanc, sculptr–wood–4 Chrstms creatd  lovly figurns, 4 sale. Ernd $250.!! Jst whn I thoght oh! how wise ths guy, alrdy a bsns man, he took his mney, bought hmslf a game &  hsn't tochd those tools since. So wht nxt...........?

HEALTH TIPS THAT WORK 4 ME: To kp weight smwht undr contrl, eat sml portns 4-6 tms a dy. 

Love U wherever U r
Next: Sml portns?

Sunday, April 12, 2009

In this lovely sunday

I wish U many blesngs! 
I rembr th ltl book, th missal, I carried 2 church on sundys. Writng 4 childrn w/many ilstrtns in bright colrs of saintly lookng boys & grls. I rembr my mother teachng me the Our Father, The Creed, Hail Mary. Teaching me from another bk, The Cathecism. Ther were lovely stories in it, fun  stories, sad stories. All hd 2 b memorized. & I did lern thm all. & The Mass w/its pomp & ceremony. & no meat on fridys & on & on...........Litle bks 4 a litle grl.

HEALTH TIPS THAT WORK 4 ME: Sunbathing! Love it. Used 2 trn colr of choclt. Now just café latte is enough othrws get blotchy skin, pink skin that lsts 4 wks. & not evenly pink either!!! Howevr if I sunbathe while swmng–which I lv–in river, ocean, lake, I do get an even tan. So that's what I do.  Sunbathing is NOT 4 everyne. & healthy, best in sml dosis, 10-20m @ a time. The sun rays, r gd but lik so much in life must not b abused. Dn't go for choclt. Stay w/light café latte.

WRite WRite & then some more.
Love U whrvr U r
Next: how abot.....dancng? Will U dance w/me? 

Saturday, April 11, 2009

The latest grp

of chrctrs livng in my head keep tlkng 2 me!!! They r th ons from Remnants/Retazos, collectn of ...shrt shrt stors, snapshts, vignts. I tell thm, I'm wrtng about U. 
Go on, finish, thy say. 
I will, I say. Jst need 2 tak cr of  som submsns, som odds & ends. & 1 of ths dys U'll b all done & publshd. & U know som of Remnants hv been publshd. & tht is gd. B happy w/me. We r togthr in this. & keep tlkng 2 me. I like that. I like U. 

HEALTH TIPS THAT WORK 4 ME: B5 is doing grt 4 my hair, skin. My hnds really sho th bnfts. Is sold @ health fd strs. Coms in dif dosis strtng @ 100. Is water soluble. Inxpnsv compard 2 othr suplmnts. Resrch bfr buyng. I repeat: Resrch bfr buying. U might nt need it. 

WRite WRite & then some more.
Love U wherever U r
Next: sun bathing.


Friday, April 10, 2009

I'm truly yours,

gv 3 shrt-shrt fiction 2 my friend Tom 2 edit 4 me. He's done it bfr. His Eng is ex, vry formal so hs trble with my infrml syntx, & with wht I call, tha'ts hw people tlk. Look frwrd 2 his comnts. & invite U 2 lstn: 2 me as prt of grp rdng, Sp/Eng  Ap fri 17   2-3   KPOO  FM   89.5  San Francisco, Avotcja's program. 

HEALTH TIPS THAT WORK 4 ME: Re-using is vry healthy. Mst efctv, gd 4 the pckt, fun, gd 4 the mnd--U hv 2 b creative.  Fun & plsr when gvng clothng itms, is takng a brwn-papr-grcry-bg, trning it upsd dwn, cutng hole so hngr hndle cn go thru. Mkng collage–any mtl will do, paper, plstc, cloth–on both sides of bg, 2 fit the ocasn. Easy 2 carry, peopl really enjy, apprct the srprise elemnt. & as I sd bfr, if I feel is OK, at end of prty I ask prmsn 2 take it w/me alng w/other dscrded papr &  re-use it over & over. Let me knw Ur ideas, wht wld U re-use?
Now I'm going 4 a shrt wlk.

WRite WRite & then some more.
Love U wherever U r
Next: B 5

Thursday, April 9, 2009

Just finished

a grueling prt of an indpndnt study so cn keep my acrditatn. Must say gd-night.

HEALTH TIPS THAT WORK 4 ME: Make some of ur own, & shr thm w/me, pls?

WRite WRite & then some more.
Love U wherever U r
Nxt:  Wll gt 2, more about reusing. Vry soon.

Wednesday, April 8, 2009

Gd night,

may all ur drms–th gd ones–come true. I'm vry tired, wrkd all day & ran 3 hndrd million, well abt 7 errands & I'm exaustd. Did gt most lovly outfit 4 ltle frnd & hr ltle bro. Tell U all about it..........

HEALTH TIPS THAT WORK 4 ME: Get 2 sleep rght away when I'm this exhausted.

WRite WRite & then some more.
Love U wherever U r
NextM More about reusing.

Tuesday, April 7, 2009

Didn't get 2

soakng dishs ystrdy. Don't know wher time goes, mayb goes dncng. So scrbd thm ths mrning. Did hv my   1 on 1.  Ex, infrmtv session.  Ths aft will wrk on  emails, & redying wrk 4 sub. Tmrow wrk full dy as court intrprtr. Thn wll run errnds. spc wnt 2 buy a dress 4 my little 3 yr old grl friend nxt blck. I lv the way she whrls & trns & dances when she 1st puts it on. 
Text Color

HEALTH TIPS THAT WORK 4 ME: More fun abt reusing. Gift wrpng frm parties. Urs. Frm frnds: tell thm, Open pckgs crflly. Tell thm why, I wnt 2 reuse papr. Then fold, roll, sav it. Same w/rbns, bgs. Make spcial place 4 thm in clost, drwr so U cn fnd it when needed. Get people used 2 ides of reusing.

WRite WRite & then some more.
Love U wherever U r.
Next: more about reusing.

Monday, April 6, 2009

No writng

4 the writr. 'Cause is day 4 slf maintnc: hd my hair colrd 2 covr gray. Thn wshr & dryr. & soon b atckng zinc full of sokng dishs ready 2 b scrbd.  & ths eve lookng frwrd 2  1 on 1  session @ MAC shop in Stonestown San Francisco.

HEALTH TIPS THAT WORK 4 ME: So what do I reuse? Glass, cardbrd containers. Paper bgs, cn/mst b reuse ovr & ovr again. Same w/plastic bgs. Clothes, I gv them many lifes. I'm whimsifl, capricious, Hv funnnnn w/it & sav $s/

WRite  WRite & then some more
Love U wherever U r
Nxt: Surprs!!!!!

Sunday, April 5, 2009

Glorios sun

here in Coastside Pacifica CA. Suny, ltl brz, wrm. Publshr, Kemble Scott, ans query, Ur shrt fictn, ETIQUETTE, schedl 4 pub in May. Read it Ull lv it. & pencil these in Ur calendar: 1) Ap fri  17  @ 2-3 invtd 2 read my erotic poetry KPOO FM 89.5 in Avocja's prgrm Eng & Spa. 2) May wed tues  19 invtd 2 read @12 noon  Foothill College Author Series  12345 El Monte Rd, Los Altos Hills 650 949 7777  Student Lounge/Campus Center. Come join me. & pls ntrdc Urslvs, won't U?

HEALTH TIPS THAT WORK 4 ME: Do recycle. Howvr, prhps mr imprtnt, DO reuse. It'll sv U money & it's fun. Thnk abt it. Wht cn U reuse, how?

Nxt time: Wht, how I reuse.
WRite WRite & then some more.

Love U wherever U r

Saturday, April 4, 2009

AT LAST........

Hv U heard  it? Recmnd sang by Beyonce.  Sorry hvnt been in touch. Wnt 2 write evrydy if only shrt msg, OK? Well, is bn fun though, hd out of twn cmpny. Wnt 2 fnd raiser 'cause gd friend orgnsd it, won prize in rfl. Wrkd full dys. Clnd e-mail. & wndrd when, certain publshr was going 2 say, Yes. Acptd 4 pub.  But ansrd sugstng revisions. Do lik 1 of them. Will c wht cn do.  Wll keep U posted.

HEALTH TIPS THAT WORK 4 ME: As prmsd, Caveat re Thrift Shops: U might b tmptd & buy & buy, & @ home wll sudnly luk like junk. Well @ TS all sales r final. Yes. U pd pennies on $ but, wsn't that what it was all about? Caveat, my darling. 

Nxt, reusing? Wht's that?
Love U wherever U r.