August 17, 2005

BORDER-LINE PERSONALITIES: A New Generation of Latinas Dish on Sex, Sass & Cultural Shifting

Edited by Robyn Moreno & Michelle Herrera Mulligan
Rayo Books
ISBN 0-06-058076-3

Author Julia Alvarez calls them “sassy, hard-hitting and soulful essays” and that is exactly what this collection is. Twenty Latinas share poignant stories about their lives. Some are about first love, rebellion, family, politics, sex, adultery, religion, etc. All are about Latina empowerment and taking control of one’s destiny. Contributing authors include Angie Cruz, Jackie Guerra, Nelly Rosario, Lynda Sandoval and Laura Trujillo.

TO DO: Write an essay about a turning point in your life.