Archive: April 5, 2012

On last evening, I was fortunate enough to have been the special guest on internet radio show Hip-Hop is For Lovers, hosted by two lovely, intelligent hosts, Uche and Lenee. The aim of HH4L is to create a dialog about sexuality, intimacy, and relationships in hip-hop culture. Last night, the topic was slut shaming, defined [...]

A few weeks ago, before the release of my novel GUESTLIST, I was having drinks with the lovely and amazing Emily Cavalier of Mouth of the Border and the conversation shifted to the topic of my novel. Ms. Cavalier asked the question that everyone asks: “How much of it is autobiographical?” “Twenty percent,” I said. But [...]

Hello, Dear Readers! Please enjoy this excerpt from Sykosa, a YA novel by Justin Ordoñez. Then read on to learn how you can win huge prizes as part of this blog tour, including $550 in Amazon gift cards, a Kindle Fire, and 5 autographed copies of the book. First period. American history. Who knows which is [...]