Erasmo Guerra is a writer and journalist. His personal essays have appeared in The New York Times, Texas Monthly, The Texas Observer and aired on NPR. His debut novel Between Dances received the Lambda Literary Award.
As a regular contributor to the New York Daily News, AARP magazine and other publications, Erasmo has written feature stories on subjects from actress America Ferrera to writer Julia Alvarez. He has received writing fellowships from the Vermont Studio Center, the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown and the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. He is a member of the Macondo Writers' Workshop.
Erasmo was born on the Texas-Mexico border and now lives in New York City. He loves strong coffee and hearing other people's crazy-family stories.
Check out his YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/erasmoguerrajr