Writing Samples and Stories.
PIZZA PARTY: FILM - CURRENTLY IN PRODUCTION
LOGLINE: At an anemic pizza party where innocence and the harsh realities of sexual abuse slam together, a group of survivors gain the courage to confront their assailant.
PRAISE FOR PIZZA PARTY:
Quarterfinalist- Scriptapalooza International Screenplay Competition (of 500+ submissions)
STEEP: A NOVEL
Steep follows the story of Mimi Mariposa, a young immigrant woman from Argentina, as she falls in and out of love in Pre and Post Trump America while simultaneously falling in and out of love with America. In a modern day retelling of Saint Miriam and Moses, Mimi’s voice and self advocacy become her downfall until she re- discovers herself and ultimately, her purpose.
BUS: A SOLO PIECE
12. That awkward, vicious age. You can usually find me singing Barbara Streisand with perfect pitch and minimal volume control, wearing my father’s ties as belts, hair pulled back into a low pony tail, mardi gras beads and leggings that aren’t made for 31 inch inseams and thick little girl waists. My feet carrying the Pièce de résistance; Pink, furry Costco brand Uggs. ‘Fuggs' is what the cool girls with parents in finance call them. My Barbara Streisand battle cry and armor of plastic and factory made fake wool, felt very purely... Tessa. My Tessa- isms. My isms were known around school. Heard before seen was plastered on my middle school identity before I knew the dangers of middle school identities.