Violeta Garcia Mendoza, LM's "Multi-Culti Mami" columnist has an article published in the July/August issue of Multilingual Living Magazine. It's entitled "What Led Us to These Doors: Our Family's Journey of Bilingualism and International Adoption." It's the (brief) story behind her family's adoptions, and how bilingualism looks in her house. There's also a section with tips for parents interested in keeping their adopted children's native language as part of their lives.
Amy Stockwell Mercer is a freelance writer living in Charleston, SC with her husband and three sons. An MFA graduate in Creative Writing from Queens University, she writes about art and artist profiles for Charleston Magazine, The City Paper, Charleston Art Mag, and Art Papers. Amy also writes about living with chronic illness, and is finishing a book about women with diabetes for Demos Health. When she needs to get out of her own head, she teaches college students how to write the 5 paragraph essay. You can read more of her writing at her website.
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