“Where are you really from?” video tops 1,000,000 views

Categories:Blog

1,000,000 views and counting…

I am so grateful to We are mitú for posting the video a few weeks back.

Epic thank you to NBC NewsNPRThe Huffington PostVIBE magazineVoto LatinoLatino Rebels, HozierGina RodriguezKevin Powell, and everyone else who has championed the poem.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

#ICYMIhttps://www.facebook.com/wearemitu/videos/1730825080551260/

Share

NBC News profiles my recent performance at the Nuyorican Poets Cafe

Categories:Blog

NBC News profiled my recent performance at the Nuyorican Poets Cafe. Kind of mind-blowing to see poetry get this kind of coverage. Watch it HERE

Share

“17 Of The Most Spectacular Latino Clapbacks In 2016″ (The Huffington Post)

Categories:Blog

Thank you to The Huffington Post for including me in this list: “17 Of The Most Spectacular Latino Clapbacks In 2016″:

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/17-of-the-most-spectacular-latino-clapbacks-in-2016_us_58586110e4b03904470a5d5f

Share

Standing ovation at The White House.

Categories:Blog

When I first fell in love with writing when I was 17, I never could have dreamed that I would one day close out a summit at The White House and get a standing ovation with my momma in the second row:

https://youtu.be/u5OzLhn1j-0?t=6h23m23s

 

Share

Just got word that I was voted 2016 Best Diversity Artist by the readers of Campus Activities Magazine!!

Categories:Blog

HUGE, heartfelt thank you to all of the students, staff, and faculty that nominated and voted for me. I’m stunned.

http://www.campusactivitiesmagazine.com/articles.php?articleID=20160402

Share