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Sonja Mongar

Sonja Mongar


Two Spoons of Bitter - 2019 Gold Royal Palm Literary Award for Literary Fiction

Western Connecticut State University Low Residency MFA in Creative & Professional Writing, Danbury CT

Paradise Alley Publishing

Managing Editor & Project Director
ESTA VIDA BORICUA: A digital life narrative installation, spoken history archive & public art space 

Associate Professor of English - Retired
University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez, PR


The role of the writer is not to say what we can all say, but what we are unable to say. Anais Nin

...throw caution to the wind, ignore the pleas of parents, coaches, spouses, and bosses to be 'realistic.' Realistic people do not accomplish extraordinary things...John Eliot

Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it. Begin it now! Goethe

A culture is only as great as its dreams and its dreams are dreamed by artists. L. Ron Hubbard

We work in the dark. We do what we can. We give what we have. Our doubt is our passion, and our passion our task. The rest is the madness of art.  Henry James