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Wendy Angulo is a New York City born Latina, raised in Caracas, Venezuela. Wendy is a mother, writer, lawyer and the founder of Wendy Angulo Productions, an organization whose goal is to support, encourage, and promote poetry and visual arts in the borough of Queens. Wendy, re-discovered her love for writing in the summer of 2011 after attending a spoken word event in Queens. She then joined the New York City Latina Writers Group where she has been an active member and has taken on the role as the organization’s Program Director. Wendy is an essayist who is currently working on her Memoir. She has read her work at several venues throughout New York City, including Nuyorican’s Poets Cafe, East Harlem Cafe, Sankofa Sisterhood, Camaradas and has been published in the online journal Mom Egg Review; she is a 2016 VONA alum and the sole creator/curator and producer of Canvas of Words, an art and poetry showcase that birthed of Wendy’s desire to bring the arts back to her beloved borough of Queens. Wendy continues to scout for new talent and build new connections to perpetuate the arts and strengthen the literary community.

Grief & The Loss of My Mother#52essays2017

January is a rough month for me. I lost my mother January 25, 2002 four days after her 56th birthday, when she lost her battle with colon cancer, the grief is twice the weight. For the past 15 years, January reminds me of not being able to celebrate my mother’s birthday among other milestones and it is also the reminder ... Read More »

Loving My Body vs. Body Shaming#52essays2017

Last Summer, my friends and I along with each other’s families got together for our annual beach day. Our friendship has transcended the test of time and now we have become family.  It is a tradition we began building about four or five years ago. We are now parents and our kids get along so well they call each other ... Read More »

Our CEO Wendy Angulo Joins The Queens Book Festival

What’s New ? Our CEO and founder Wendy Angulo has joined the Queens Book Festival as their Latino Community Liaison and Communications Director. Read below this exclusive interview with our partners Sofrito for your Soul. http://www.sofritoforyoursoul.com/the-queen-of-queens-wendy-angulo-joins-the-queens-book-festival/ Read More »

Summer of Wordz 2015

SUMMER OF WORDZ is a 12 class series of writing and performance workshops leading up to a culminating theatrical event, anthology, & film. It is led by award winning poet “Advocate of Wordz” and will feature two guest lecturers to be announced shortly. Our goal is to increase the value of our participants writing, performance, and commodity as an artist ... Read More »

Adelina’s Perfect Girl The Movie

Meriam Rodriguez and Wendy Angulo Productions are proud to announce that Director Josell Ramos (Maestro) along with Executive Producer, Karen Torres (Carlito’s Way, Maria Full of Grace, El Cantante, Kings of South Beach) will film and produce the screen adaption of her book Adelina’s Perfect Girl. More information will be announced as the production schedule becomes available. Read More »

Miriam Celis de Angulo- Day 31-31daysofwomen

“Me siento feliz de tener las hijas que tengo, aún con sus debilidades y malcriadeces de vez en cuando, pero esto forma parte de la vida de una familia. Me han hecho sentir halagada cuando se refieren a ustedes como personas aplomadas, serias y desenvueltas, este es mi gran tesoro. Me he remontado en estos momentos al día que nacistes ... Read More »

Peggy Robles-Alvarado- Day 30- 31daysofWomen

” ‪#‎magicmakingisnotforpendejas‬ defined (For Darrel Alejandro Holnes) Magic maker: mag·ic/ mak·er noun: 1. a person with the power of influencing the course of events in his/her life by using pura ganas, faith and mysterious or supernatural forces to create, complete or define themselves despite any and all impediments i.e. Woman; she be that mystical force; that enigmatic, enticing relentless creature ... Read More »

Nivea Castro- Day 29- 31daysofWomen

“A woman’s courage is defined and tempered by how we bounce back, move on and up in the face of fear and life’s beat down. We dare to fall in love with our own selves because then we are free to love others and do right, be right in the world.” Nivea Castro, writer, photographer, social justice attorney, Lesbian activist, ... Read More »

Alicia Anabel Santos- Day 28- 31daysofWomen

“Being a woman to me translates to my becoming, my being and my owning that I AM FREE! I am free to be who I was born to be. I am free to express myself the way I see me. I am free to define for myself the categories I choose for me. How I identify, serve others, hug often, ... Read More »