Mexican stories, books, poems, and more

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The hot sauce that Buddy Ray uses comes from the Meskin rest-rahnt that that Meskin Melchor somethin somethin somethin bootlegged into the back room of that layteeno grocery store or, as he says, tenda that he snuck into to the work bay of old man Bonifay's old auto repair shop… Read More
Mexicans see themselves a certain way. But how are they seen by their neighbors from the north, the United States of America? Despite their problems of violence and poverty Mexicans are proud of their country, their culture and their identity. Salma was born in Mexico in the state of Veracruz. Read More
lo que le paso a una doñita en camino a las tortillas. Read More

Tags: mexican

The narrator (a high school student) describes his family's immigrant life style in California (Inland Empire) and accounts his own haunting memories. Journey with the narrator as he goes through gangs, death, love, drugs and attempted suicides. Read More
An essay about my personal experiences with racism. The use of African American as a designator of race and not point of origin. The fact that we are essentially all Africans, having all originated from Africa. How we should abandon African American as a designation of race for Black people,… Read More
This is a short story or essay I wrote about the ever present racism that is still spread like cancer throughout the United States. I have started a movement to end one tendril of this cancer by referring to African Americans as Blacks, simply because they are just as American… Read More
High praise for the Pinto Bean in this wise and insightful poem to its visual, auditory and olfactory beauty. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 07, 2015

Reads: 62

Shelves: 1

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A culinary adventure with a waiter who knows the product. Read More
High priced Senatorial call girl steals civil servant's breakfast and lunch at a D.C. Starbucks. Read More
This is the unauthorized almost autobiography of a heroic, forward looking, visionary civil servant in the employment the United States Government. I have compiled this story of this truly great American from notes I made of conversations that we engaged in over a period of many years and from independent… Read More

Reads: 235

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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"Road Kill" is another chapter in the ongoing legend of Rose Houston, direct descendent of the Great Sam Houston, Father of Texas. It is a story of one families tragic loss of a child, of mindless bigotry and attempt to scapegoat and innocent man to vent mindless fury, of duty… Read More
Window's Pane continues where Spyglass left off and covers the next eight weeks. As his ability changes, so does the title of the books in this series. He has a new life now...can he keep it? Read More
Spyglass continues where Kaleidoscope left off. Mike fled New York and ended up in a terrible crash as the company chased him...is he dead or alive? Read More
Glimpse in the life of an immigrant waiting to be waived by. Read More
I couldn’t believe my Ears when Sue said “What would you say if I told you that I will drive you to New Orleans?” She said it would be Fun. “Yeah”, I thought nearly 2000miles on the road with Sue. It sounded like it could be a real adventure with… Read More

Reads: 128

Comments: 1

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My summary for my poem it's I cook when I have nine years ago my mom show mexican food I love my mom and my first plate it's Arroz Rojo. Read More

Tags: love, food, mom, years, mexican, cook

Poem / Poetry

August 30, 2013

Reads: 114

Shelves: 1

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The Southwest's deep, romantic music stirs my soul. Read More

Reads: 188

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Jack Colburn is spending his 40th birthday on Isla de Oro an island off the coast of Baja California. It's all paradise until Los Fantasmas the most powerful cartel of all of Mexico shows up to disturb the peace. Jack has one option...Escape Read More

Reads: 305

Shelves: 1

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A preschool girl, Lacey, and her parents take a road trip and have an unexpected stop in a small town. Read More

Book / Young Adult

February 27, 2013

Reads: 148

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Carmen Rodriguez has had a tough life. Read More

Tags: drama, carmen, mexican

Reads: 268

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Synopsis of the story: Andy is a teenager with a problem, one of drugs and alcohol. He becomes uncooperative within his family household and runs away from home. Now Andy experiences the perils from the safety and security of his family, as drug dealers and killers were part of his… Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 03, 2013

Reads: 89

Shelves: 1

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A date that starts off perfectly, ending with a flatulent spark of love. Read More

Reads: 173

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

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Here is a departure - there is no narrative; purely dialogue. So, you may well ask, "Steve, why did you not put it into a script?" Read on and you will see why..... Read More

Tags: humor, food, mexican

At turns heartbreaking and diabolically funny, Journey to Virginland is an avant-garde tour de force, delivered by a master storyteller. The protagonist, a loutish and uber-cerebral antihero known simply as Dog, takes on the challenge to navigate the perilous paradigm shifts of our age, determined to find his proper place… Read More

Poem / True Confessions

January 29, 2012

Reads: 63

Shelves: 1

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Thoughts about how and why someone can be hating the world, from the point of view of a Mexican. Read More

Book / Romance

January 07, 2012

Reads: 359

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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I am new to this school and I already strongly dislike someone. His name is Alex Martinez. He is an arrogant jackass. Not to mention he's in a gang. I placed a bet to get a girl that probably thinks a crisis is getting the wrong nail color and her… Read More

Reads: 89

Shelves: 1

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Danika Hull was only seventeen years old when she was auctioned off for the rest of her life. Her marriage dreams were crushed under foot as her father, Michael Hull became in partnership with Conrado Gonzalez, a top computer manufactoruer. His son is an illegal, living in the US and… Read More

Reads: 121

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Looking for insurance, guess what I found??? Read More
John Marston is a partially reformed outlaw in America in 1911. When federal agents threaten his family, Marston is sent across the American West to help uphold the law. He must kill or capture his former gang members, including his old friend and gang partner Bill Williamson, or his family… Read More
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