Adela Najarro

. . . mas me libró en toda parte arte
-- Rubén Darío

Adela Najarro currently teaches at Cabrillo College, and her poems have been widely published. Read more . . .

Adela's poems appear in numerous online journals. She has published three poetry collections. Read more. . . 

  • My Childrens, a chapbook with teaching resources is now available. With this collection, I hope to bring Latinx poetry into the classroom so that students can explore poetry, identity, and what it means to be Latinx in US society. Each poem in the collection is accompanied by a nonfiction comment, a writing prompt, comprehension questions, and “Look It Up!” suggestions. Order through your local bookstore or Amazon.
  • Split Geography is now a full-length collection and is available through the publisher, Mouthfeel Press.
  • Twice Told Over is now available through the publisher, Unsolicited Press
  • Fostering Habits of Mind in Today's Students: A New Approach to Developmental Education is also now available through the publisher, Stylus Publishing.
  • All books can be ordered through your local bookstore or at

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