Writer & Journalist | ✏️ @nprcodeswitch @catapultstory @nbcasianamerica | Former boss lady @hyphenmagazine | Native Texan in California | Misses Tex-Mex

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Biography

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, NBC News, and Village Voice Media newspapers. I also write essays and creative nonfiction.

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@fluffysharp — 1,571 followers, 5,119 tweets

Jul 22, 2017

"In fact, his Administration’s targeting, in large numbers, individuals for whom public-safety justifications for removal don’t apply."

Jul 22, 2017

45 claims focus is on immigrants who “are criminal and have criminal records, gang members, drug dealers.”

Jul 22, 2017

This administration is deporting moms with no criminal records, tearing families apart.  http://bit.ly/2tzLDtQ 

Jul 22, 2017

When you forget to check in 24 hours in advance for your Southwest flight & get assigned a C group boarding pass. https://t.co/MTdJTli0aC

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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?