SEX AND SOUL: A Memoir of Salvation, is about my transition from good Catholic girl to an out and open gay woman of color. It is a frank and often funny account of how the road to damnation became my sole path to salvation. Published by Letter Pen Press. EBook and print editions available now at Amazon and Barnes & Noble. Paperback available through your local bookstore.
DOCTOR SNAP, Flash Fiction in Gay Flash Fiction
A story about big-time therapy from a pint-size gal.
DIRECTIVE, Poem in 2013 Summer VoiceCatcher Journal
PRINCE GEORGE COUNTY, VIRGINIA, Essay for The Place Where You Live, Orion Magazine, August 2010.
RANDOM ACTS OF KINDNESS, Essay for THE SPIRIT OF CORVALLIS,* The Donning Company Publishers, 2008.
THE ENCHANTED JOURNEY, Children’s play, Samuel French.
THE HEALING ENVIRONMENT, (Authored as Cristina Ismael) Non-Fiction, Celestial Arts, 1976. Collectible and used copies available at Amazon.
Search: The Healing Environment by Cristina Ismael.
TEN YEARS IN THE SHADOWS, Special to the San Francisco Examiner, Gay Pride 2000.
THE TRUE SOURCE OF HEALTH, Essay from THE HEALING ENVIRONMENT for Celestial Seasonings Sleepy Time Tea, 1979.
*THE SPIRIT OF CORVALLIS includes two of my photographs: “Walking to OSU” on page 37 and “Corvallis Sidewalk Café” on page 63.