During the eight months he was sentenced to Rikers Island, a poet named Lauren Ireland wrote postcards to Lil Wayne. The rapper never responded, but the writer compiled them into a tiny purple book. ...more
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Anjanette Delgado is the award-winning author of The Heartbreak Pill (Atria Books, 2008) and The Clairvoyant of Calle Ocho (Kensington Publishing, 2014 and Penguin Random House, 2014). A native of Puerto Rico, she holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Florida International University and lives in Miami, Florida.
You can learn more about Anjanette on her website.