Writer & Journalist | ✏️ @nprcodeswitch @vogue @catapultstory | Founder & former boss lady @hyphenmag | Native Texan in California | Misses Tex-Mex

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I write and produce stories for print, digital, and radio. As a journalist, I cover arts and culture, communities of color, immigration, and criminal justice. My work has appeared in NPR, Vogue, NBC News, and Village Voice Media newspapers. I also write essays and creative nonfiction.

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@fluffysharp — 1,854 followers, 5,955 tweets

Nov 24, 2017

Mattress Mack fed 5,000 people affected by Hurricane Harvey in Houston yesterday. Bless him. (He's the same guy who opened up his stores as shelter.) https://t.co/ItAhjm6KFe

Nov 24, 2017

RT @AngryBlackLady: The black delegation is open to all trades. Tiger Woods for Serena Williams’ husband maybe?  https://twitter.com/benbwieder/status/934040947570200576 

Nov 24, 2017

RT @TexasObserver: Our editor-in-chief started as an Observer intern. Want to get there? Apply for our editorial internship by December 8.…

Nov 24, 2017

They also talked about how it’s not really a meal if there’s no rice. #ChineseAuntiesAtTheY

Nov 24, 2017

One of them told the others she scored her sweatpants for only $10 — 75% off retail.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Features desk intern at the Austin American-Statesman

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes. I own one and TSA looked at me funny when I put it through the X-Ray machine.

What's the funniest news-related #hashtag you've seen?