Author Archives: Ricardo

End of Summer

It seems like this summer flew by. I’ve continued to market and sell Gratuity Not Included this summer. The ebooks seem to be selling better than the hard copies. I guess times have changed. I’ll keep updating the progress of the novel from time to time. Happy Labor Day!

Short-Story Writing Classes for Seniors

Short-story writing classes for seniors start on March 23, 2015 at the Carter Burden Center for the Aging in New York, NY.  I’m happy to have found a center where I can offer these classes on a volunteer basis. It will be a six-week short-story writing class for beginners. Each week we will cover different topics such as: What is the… Continue Reading

Creative Writing Classes For Seniors

Happy New Year!  To start off 2015, I’ve decided to offer creative writing classes to seniors in New York City where I live. Seniors have so much life experience and many stories to tell. Perhaps a six -week class in short story writing would be ideal to get some of them started on those stories they… Continue Reading

My Next Novel Presentation

The book launch for my novel “Gratuity Not Included”, on 03/11/14, was a success. The attendance exceeded my expectations. Please watch the video on this site. Thanks everyone for your support. Now I have to shift gears for my next book reading and signing on Wednesday March 26 at 6:30 pm at: La Casa Azul… Continue Reading

“Gratuity Not Included” Book Reading Launch Scheduled

The time is here. The book reading and signing launch for my second novel “Gratuity Not Included” is scheduled for Tuesday March 11 at 6:30 pm at:  The National Writers’ Union, 256 West 38th Street, 12th Floor, New York, NY 10001. Reception will follow. See you there.          The second book reading and book signing event… Continue Reading