Fiction

  • Chiapas McDonald's
    */ chiapasmcdonalds.jpg   Autumn. That and the dry leaves drifting aimlessly through the streets. On the corner there's a McDonald's that looks like an island, its ye...
  • Nadia Villafuerte (Revista UNAM)
    */ nadiavillafuertedelaautorarevistaunam.jpeg   The story was very simple and it played over and over again like a film loop: Grey had received a scholarship to study...
  • Yuri Herrera
    yuri_herrera.jpg Mexican writer Yuri Herrera.  When you are a pestilent being the world stops being pestilent. Or does it?   Each night Rafa stares at the vesti...
  • Veracruz Buses
    */ veracruz_buses.jpg   Only an idiot could believe that all Latinas could have the good luck of a J-Lo. And so she closes the magazine and looks up at the TV. The bu...
  • Rabanito al amanecer
    rabanito_al_amanecer.jpg   */ She has the face of someone who has just sworn off marriage: part wilted, part revived, neither of the factions ever too transparent. Sh...
  • Cuban Dog
    cubandog.jpg Stray dog in Havana, Cuba.   */ I went to live in a dead horse. I found there was a lot of space in there, no noise, no distractions. No heart pumping rhy...
  • Raúl Flores Iriarte
    */ raul_flores_iriarte.jpg Cuban writer Raúl Flores Iriarte.   There’s a dead Nazi under my table.  It’s the dinner table, so I don’t think the Nazi can stay down ther...
  • Emerio Medina
    */ emeriomedina.jpg Cuban writer Emerio Medina.   “I can’t believe you can’t paint a cow,” Marlen said, and in doing so turned her head sadly and stared at the floor t...
  • Gisela Kozak
    */ gisela_kosak_fotografo_roberto_mata.jpg Venezuelan author Gisela Kozak. Photo: Roberto Mata   */ */ Valeria, I’m leaving your house on an unseasonably warm and...