Creative Inspiration

As writers, we often work long hours for what seems like almost non-existent rewards. But then one day something wonderful happens: we see people inspired by our words and we thank our lucky stars that God made us writers. I had one of those moments when I watched a group of high school students from Leonides Morales Rodriguez in Lajas, Puerto Rico practice for a live trailer they are making inspired by my novel, Dante’s Kiss.

DANTE'S KISS: a supernatural love story set in a painfully real world
DANTE’S KISS: a supernatural love story set in a painfully real world

A group of students wrote, performed, and produced an original adapted screenplay–with zero budget. Imagine what they could do with a little more …

 

Jossiel as Dante and Tamika as Gia listen to instructions from the director
Jossiel as Dante and Tamika as Gia listen to instructions from the director
Luis Torres as Jadiel
Luis Torres as Jadiel

 

 Kenisha García as Kiriela
Kenisha García as Kiriela

 

Two boys want the same girl
Two boys want the same girl

 

Only one can have her
Only one can have her

I’m glad I’m a writer. How about you?

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