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About amadairmaperez

Amada Irma Perez is an author, educator, motivational speaker and facilitator of writing groups. She has published the award-winning bilingual books: My Very Own Room/Mi propio cuartito, My Diary from Here to There/Mi Diario de aquí hasta allá, Nana's Big Surprise/Nana !Que sorpresa. She is currently working on a "how to" book: "My Handy Writing Book: A New Fun & Easy Way to Write Stories," a novel and a poetry book. She lives in Ventura, California.

A 1932 Christmas

Once Upon A Time-Jose Chavarry, As we get older, we tend to appreciate things we took for granted, like stories from grandparents about their life and the childhood of our parents. Family stories may be boring when we’re kids…

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A Blogging Beginner

I had such a fear of blogging that I just couldn’t get myself to start, but here I am after coming home inspired from my writing group’s summer retreat in Laguna Beach, California.  Wow! What a place up in Bluebird … Continue reading

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Happy First!

It’s the first day of a new month, September, so it’s an opportunity to start over no matter what your August was like, especially if it was a difficult month.  So take a deep breath, look around and find beauty … Continue reading

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Here are some excellent ideas of what editors want in a book in order to say the word all writers want to hear, “YES!” Read this and then let me know when you get published.

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Not Sleepless but Inspired in Seattle

After a week in one of the most beautiful cities in the Pacific Northwest with my writing group sisters self proclaimed “Women Who Write” (WoWW), I am rested, refreshed and inspired. Five of us (Florencia, Mona, Dani, Toni and I … Continue reading

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Hello world!

Welcome to After you read this, you should delete and write your own post, with a new title above. Or hit Add New on the left (of the admin dashboard) to start a fresh post. Here are some suggestions … Continue reading

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