Literary Dialogs with Nina Serrano

Interviewing Fabulous Writers and Poets Literary Dialogs with Nina Serrano is a new series featuring interviews of fabulous writers and poets reading from their own works in conversation with me. Produced by Estuary Press, the series will appear on my … Continue reading

Nina Serrano Interviews Genea Brice on Literary Dialogs

Vallejo’s First Poet Laureate has A Way with Words Genea Brice the first poet laureate of Vallejo CA successfully campaigned for 3 years to initiate a poet laureate program in her hometown. Vallejo is a diverse working-class waterfront city on the shores … Continue reading

Ancestors Stir the Pot, a poem

The search for roots and acceptance of death Fortunately, I had a chance to share this poem, Ancestors Stir the Pot, with my beloved brother, Philip Serrano, just before he died suddenly. I am left with the acceptance of death. … Continue reading

Another World Is Possible

On Writing Nicaragua Way 5: In this fifth video of a five part series, I discuss the basic premises behind Nicaragua Way and the sources of inspiration that brought me to write a Latino social justice historical novel. It is a story about the … Continue reading

The Mission Story Video

Reviewing the past reveals its relevance The Mission Story is about my arrival in the barrio in 1961 when I first began gathering impressions that became the setting for my historical novel, Nicaragua Way which is set in the Mission district of San Francisco … Continue reading

Nina Serrano Opens a Youtube channel

The Nina Serrano YouTube Video Channel The Nina Serrano YouTube video channel features inspirational videos of poetry performances, interviews on theater and culture, and her life in the arts. She is an award winning poet and film maker concerned with … Continue reading

Nicaragua Way Reviews

Nicaragua Way Reviews Here are Nicaragua Way reviews by readers of my book. Thank you all! By Sheila Jordan Fighting depression after the loss of an election sounds familiar to today’s landscape. Something similar frames the plot of Nina Serrano’s … Continue reading

Nina Serrano Reborn at 82

Writing Nicaragua Way: Inside the Resistance Reborn at 82 At age 82, I have published my first novel, a romance historical novel, Nicaragua Way. There is an old saying that “Just when the caterpillar thought the world was over, it became … Continue reading