ISABEL VARGAS is a teacher and attorney retired from public office. She specialized in Language and Technology and has over 300 texts published at Diário da Manhã, a newspaper in Pelotas, State of Rio Grande do Sul.
She contributes to publications by Câmara Brasileira de Jovens Escritores (CBJE) [The Brazilian Chamber of Young Authors] and participated in the publication of over 100 books.
Isabel is a member of Academia Virtual Sala dos Poetas e Escritores (AVSPE) [Virtual Poets and Writers Academy] in Balneário Camboriú, State of Santa Catarina; Associação Internacional Poetas Del Mundo [Poets of the World International Association] in Chile; Clube Brasileiro da Língua Portuguesa [Brazilian Club for Portuguese Language] in Belo Horizontes, State of Minas Gerais; Portal do Poeta Brasileiro [Brazilian Poets Portal], Confrades da Poesia [The Poetry Confraternity] in Portugal, União Hispanoamericana de Escritores [Hispanic American Writers Association], and Cá Estamos Nós (CEN) [Here We Are].
She has earned several awards, including 1st place in Short Stories and Chronicles, honorable mentions, highlighted chronicles, short stories, and poetry. She wrote the preface for books published by Editora Celeiro de Escritores and worked on literary reviewing. She has also had her work published at Varal do Brasil magazine in Switzerland.