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


Let’s Get LIT for the Holidays

Marrrryyyyy Christmas!! Get it?! In October, I produced my first storytelling show. Pressed: Stories About Getting Your Hair Did was a success! It was so wonderful to provide a space for the women to share their personal hair stories and for Black women to be in community together. There was so much laughter and shared camaraderie. I had thought about… Read More

Pressing Forward

2020 has been a wild year and it’s not even over yet! I know I was one of those people who went into 2020 full of excitement, my planner filled with shows I was going to be in or host, I mean I had plans on top of plans! But you know what they say – we make plans and… Read More

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