“Writing is one way of finding my place in the world, of exploring my fragmented identity. But I also see it as an opportunity to challenge perceptions about otherness. My family does not resemble the stereotypes of Latinos I see in popular culture.”
Allow me to introduce you to Dini Karasik, Mexican-American mother, writer, lawyer, and my dear amiga. Here, she shares her experience of finally deciding to hunker down and *work* at her first love–writing.