Natalia Borges

Natalia Borges is a writer, professor, and translator from Brazil. Her books include Coração à corda and Recortes para álbum de fotografia sem gente, which received the Açorianos Prize 2013 in the short story category. Her most recent book, Amora, received the Jabuti Prize in the short story and readers choice categories. She is also the creator of Incompreendida, a comic strip she published through Facebook.


  • Marilia Wakes Up
    She wears her socks up to her knees, because even in the summer, her feet are cold. She sits on the edge of our bed and rolls down the socks: shin, calf, ankle and stops. She straightens up her back a...