Diana Veiga is a gifted storyteller who brings truth, wit and insight to the page and on the stage. She loves to observe the lives of ordinary people and their everyday experiences and uses them to create stories that exhibit the humor and beauty in the seemingly mundane.
About Diana


New Short Story Published: The H in Heartache is Silent by Diana Veiga

I’m very excited to share with you that my short story, The H in Heartache is Silent has been published in Barrelhouse Literary Magazine. The story is a part of a special issue called I’ve Got Love on My Mind: Black Womxn on Love and it features poetry, fiction, non-fiction and artwork by Black womxn. The amazing and talented writer,… Read More

Sights on 2020

2019 has been a wild year! In the best and most unexpected ways. At some point last year, I looked myself in the mirror and said, “No more playing small!” And I meant that shit. At the top of 2019, I met with my therapist and told her my goal for the year was to get the name Diana Veiga… Read More

Black Girl Magic in Oakland

During the month of May I traveled to the Bay Area to visit friends. I hadn’t been to Northern Cali in 20 years and it was the same cold, rainy weather (how, whyyy it’s Mayyy) that I remembered. However, we were able to make our own sunshine and support several Black/women owned businesses that I want to shout out. First… Read More