On June 25th, SIDE CHICK NATION will be the first novel to be published about Hurricane Maria, from Kensington Publishing. Aya’s fourth “Justice Hustlers” feminist heist novel, which follows UPTOWN … Continue reading
Novelist, poet, activist, mom, UC Berkeley faculty, hip hop theater artist…
Justice Hustlers reaches for a new language of urban women’s insurrection, at the intersection of wealth redistribution, sexual labor, and healthcare, all wrapped in brown romance.
It’s time to tell the whole truth about Junot Diaz. Last month, he came out with a powerful piece in the New Yorker about having been raped as a boy. … Continue reading
One year, nine months, and five days ago, Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico. The island will never be the same, and those of us in the Puerto Rican Diaspora watched … Continue reading