Thank you to the students of: St. Gregory's Prep Academy in Tucson, GREAT Diversity Day; AZ Girls' Leadership Academy, I salute my talented teen writers-AWESOME; Florence Crittenton Academy-amazing writers, you took my breath away with beauty; Paiute Neighborhood Center, ACP Alhambra College Prep Charter School - Your imagination soars!; Brunson-Lee Elementary School-touched my funny bone; Kiva Elementary School in Scottsdale, Greek myths came alive! Thanks to Cataline Ventura in the Alhambra School District for the wonderful poetry and prose created during my fabulous time at your school. Residencies at Desert Canyon Elementary School in the Scottsdale School District, Brooks Academy in the Roosevelt School District, Laveen Writers Club, and 21st Century Students After-School Program at Capitol School in the Phoenix 1 School District were all filled with brilliant writers. YOU ARE ALL AMAZING!! Poetry Central Students from Phoenix Union High School District, and NORAZ Teen Poets of Flagstaff, YOU ROCK!!
THANKS TO: YWCA Women's Empowerment Luncheon/Lecture Series; Kappa Delta Chi ASU Latina Sorority; Concordia College, Women's Studies Program in Moorehead, Minnesota; Tucson Festival of Books; Western Arizona College in Yuma; University of California at Irvine; Cal State at Long Beach; Willamette Conference in, Phoenix Portland; Hispanic Cultural Center at Albuquerque; St. Mary's College/Notre Dame; City of Glendale, Hispanic Network; Phoenix College Alumni Association; Scottsdale Women Writers Society; Nuestras Raices Conference in Tucson; Glendale Community College; City of Phoenix; American Express; Boeing Airlines; Estrella Community College; Rio Salado Community College; El Paso Community College; TERROS Diversity Cesar Chavez Celebration; Pinal County Cesar Chavez Celebration, and Desert West Community Center, thank you for your warm welco" me!
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Year-round classes at City of Phoenix Community Centers Sharing her love of writing in a series of workshops entitled: "The Call to Write," Stella will open opportunities for community members to experience the freedom of writing memoir. Focusing on senior centers, her work will open doors for writing at community centers in the Phoenix and Sunnyslope areas. Go to City of Phoenix website for more information
November 2 and 3, 2013 Desert Botanical Garden WELCOME ALL TO THE GALA CELEBRATION OF DIA DE LOS MUERTOS! You will not want to miss the fun, food and frights at this once-a-year celebration of life, visible and invisible. Stella will tell stories that will amuse, awaken and amaze you on Saturday and Sunday, at 1201 N. Galvin Parkway, Phoenix, AZ, Desert Botanical Garden from 2 to 3 PM. Come early, the fun starts at 10 AM. Admission to Garden is reasonable.
November 21-22, 2013 Chandler Community College and ASU Stella will be honored in the VI Encuentro de Escritores Iberoamericanos en Estadios Unidos. As the keynote speaker, Stella will recount her own magical journey in the world of literature, and will share readings with students in a gala poetry night on November 22 at ASU. "International Education Week" activities will be held at Chandler Community College on November 21, and Stella will meet with students throughout the day. Contact Dr. David Munoz for more information. firstname.lastname@example.org
December 6, 2013 Desert Foothills Library Desert Foothills Library will host Stella for a two hour workshop based on her memoir: WRITING THROUGH REVELATIONS, VISIONS AND DREAMS: The memoir of a writer's soul. Participants will share and join in writing using dream metaphors, and the "language of the soul." 1-3 PM 38443 N. Schoolhouse Road in Cave Creek. Contact Dr. Andrea Markowitz email@example.com
January 18, 2014, Phoenix Writers Club The Phoenix Writers Club, once again has graciously invited Stella to present from her work. She will share from her dynamic memoir: Writing Through Revelations Visions and Dreams; The memoir of a writer's soul. More info to follow. Must RSVP, price is cost of lunch. Contact: Cindi Reiss firstname.lastname@example.org