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Adolfo Castañón: una ruta a la inteligencia

Adolfo Castañón: una ruta a la inteligencia

Adolfo Castañón: una ruta a la inteligencia Fabián Espejel • Castañón, Adolfo, Por el país de Montaigne, México, El Colegio de México, 2015. Algunas veces los escritores forjan su patria…
Hermosa y despiadada

Hermosa y despiadada

Me probé una camisa de mi padre. La devolví a su lugar en el ropero. Indiqué que donaran la ropa a un templo vecino que había visto al llegar. Encontré…
ALONG MYRTLE AVENUE

ALONG MYRTLE AVENUE
POR MYRTLE AVENUE

Translated to English by Gabriel Mitre Oh, how you slip away, my life QUEVEDO Glimpsed in between the fence posts, pensive and radiant as the full Moon: a Vespa. And…
Lies in the presidential election of 2016

Lies in the presidential election of 2016

From the very beginning of this electoral campaign, both presidential nominees have continuously complained about their rival’s false claims. The overwhelming amount of lies circulating in the media has generated a lack of…
My niece, somewhere near Laredo

My niece, somewhere near Laredo

She came back from the kitchen and put the plate on the counter, poured out more coffee, then dug out her phone and checked her messages. Fine, he thought, you…
Look Closely, Look Again

Look Closely, Look Again

"We forge street corners like tempered gold these city streets are swords sharpened to erasure points we squire the night ships passing lights flashing morse code long and short translating…
THE WRONG BORDER

THE WRONG BORDER

Del arribo Mi familia ha vivido en California desde hace 366 años; digo California porque así se llamaba entonces, antes de que la dividieran, en una época en la que…