Writer, blogger, journalist

I’ve been a journalist for 12 years and have published in USA Today, the Guardian, NBCNews.com, Huffington Post Latino Voices, Latino Rebels. I have an MFA in creative writing.

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USA TODAY

Six Louisiana teens drown in Red River - USATODAY.com

Aug 3, 2010... recreational or swimming area. It doesn't have lifeguards on duty. Contributing: Melody Brumble and Icess Fernandez of The Times. Mixx ......

USA TODAY

La. man's 'Jurassic' wedding photo goes viral

SHREVEPORT, La. -- If a picture is worth a thousand words, Mary Jane Lowder has three about her son's wedding picture....

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USA TODAY

Federal complaint: Filipino teachers held in 'servitude' - USATODAY ...

Oct 27, 2009 ... By Greg Toppo and Icess Fernandez, USA TODAY. BATON ROUGE — It has been more than two years since Ingrid Cruz aced a ......

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USA TODAY

College campuses add language immersion programs - USATODAY.com

Colleges and universities across the country are creating and expanding such immersion programs where students can live together while learning a language around the clock....