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rubi g.

poet & writer

"The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them" -Paulo Coelho



who is rubi g.?

Lisa “rubi g.” Ventura is a Washington Heights bred Afro-Latina poet, born to Dominican parents. Lisa is a creative nonfiction writer who's been documenting her life stories in diaries since the age of 9. Lisa is a happily married, mother of two boys, who is returning to herself and her craft. Her passions include reading, writing, and practicing yoga.


introspection amidst the chaos

Upon arriving home from my one day at the office and after absorbing the blasphemy of what transpired at our nation's capital yesterday,...