My poem “submarine roots” featured in the 12th edition of the Pittsburg-based journal, Pretty Owl Poetry. Visit my poem by clicking here. Advertisements
A short poem/story of mine featured in the sixth edition of the post-genre journal Ghost Proposal. Visit my poem by clicking here.
A few weeks ago Xica Nation placed a nationwide call for Xicanx art, photos and poetry that addresses the theme of what it means to be Xicanx today. My visual/poem “un espejo” was published as part of this survey. Click on the image below to view its twin poem.
Building bridges between text, art and book at the Kenyon Review’s ‘The Art of Text’ workshop. A week of exploring my thoughts and questions about “water archives” in textual, visual and book-art form. Many of these ‘books’ I approached as stepping stones to re-member (my) water and make legible ‘submerged’ histories, voices and experiences……
In the beginning pages of 24, next june the narrator declares, “I am writing my way back to my grandmother.” In writing this reunion, the denied and neglected history of the narrator’s Mexican mother’s past firmly reasserts itself through the pages, much like the return of the repressed. The very ghostliness of her grandmother and […]
From our mission statement: “As people of color writers within the academy, we are too often discouraged from writing creatively and telling our stories because we are told that to do so is self-indulgent and does not produce scholarly work. Not only do we strongly disagree, but we understand this as yet another method to […]
Devoted to listening to the silences of female family histories, RIVERS INSIDE HER NAME is a collection of short stories based on the lives of six undocumented Latinas living in the U.S. who are separated from either their mother or daughter by both the international U.S.-Mexico border and the more abstract border that comes from their undocumented […]