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Tuesday, 19 August 2014

I debated whether or not to write this. I don’t want to jinx myself writing a bio and ruining my chances of being chosen by one of the mentors. But then, the other option was obsessing over my twitter feed. So I deleted my twitter app from my phone and decided to jump in. Why […]

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Friday, 2 March 2012

 Swan Princess at her last feis, in which she took 3 first place, 2 second place, and 2 third place medals Contrary to many stereotypes about women, Latina women, and writers I LOVE sports and movies about sports. Yes, even American football. Remember the Titans is a favorite of mine. I’m not an athlete, but […]

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Wednesday, 25 January 2012

Author Laura Josephsen is hosting a Favorite Character Blogfest, and I’m participating! I didn’t have to think much to choose a favorite character, although an ever increasing number of characters populate my mind and to talk me incessantly. My all-time favorite character is Diego, the love futbol star of my manuscript SOUTHERN CROSS. Diego is […]

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Thursday, 18 August 2011

Today Barcelona added another trophy to their already cluttered collection. I celebrated each goal (Iniesta1, Messi 2) and protested after each foul by the Real Madrid players in the same way as if I were at the stadium. Good thing my husband’s out of town 🙂 I’m still in a daze for finally seeing Cesc […]

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Sunday, 23 August 2009

This last week the kids went back to school. They were so excited they kept waking up all night to check I hadn’t slept in. I also doubted myself, and I set up about three different alarm clocks in case one or two didn’t work.I got up on time to make a good warm breakfast, […]

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Yamile Saied Mendez

Yamile (sha-MEE-lay) Saied Méndez is a fútbol-obsessed Argentine-American, Picture Book, Middle Grade, and Young Adult author.

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