her roots are in the Rio Grande Valley, San Benito, Texas. She earned a B.A. in Sociology at Metropolitan State University of Denver and a Master of Arts in Theology at Oblate School of Theology in May 2012. For twelve years, she has lived in San Antonio, Texas with her husband Paul and their four children. Her work has appeared in Texas Poetry Calendar and San Antonio –Express News. Her forthcoming collection of poetry, Pulp, will be published Autumn, 2013 by Mouthfeel Press.