Mexico stories, books, poems, and more

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I enjoy writing these short stories lately. I was trying to capture a bit of the essence of Kerouac and Bukowski, with a little hint of Thompson in there. Let me know what you think of it. Read More
As young James Pattie watches the frightened Mexican women and the "still more fear-stricken men," he has no idea of the adventure awaiting him and his father Read More
The odd and unsuccessful scheme to claim a large part of Mexican Texas as the “Republic of Fredonia” IF YOU HAVE THE TIME, PLEASE LEAVE A COMMENT Read More

Tags: mexico, texas

A hindrance to Gabriella transformed into a blessing for Pablo and herself. To heal one's Child Within, one must embrace their hot stove, so to speak. Otherwise, the pain nourishes resentments and hurt for others. I hope readers connect with their courage to heal in this story. Read More
Whenever you close that car door, you're in that person's world now... Read More

Tags: scary, new, hitch, mexico, hiker

Book / Other

September 09, 2019

Reads: 370

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

this book is about a coming of age story of a mexican/american girl. Read More

Reads: 1969

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Adolfo de Zarate, a four hundred year old vampire, returns home to Tahuara Valley in Mexico in search for the lost love he abandoned so long ago during the epoque when Spain still ruled Mexico and the Spanish Inquisition was alive and in danger of taking his life. This is… Read More

Tags: love, gay, vampires, sex, mexico

Joaquin de Altamira watched his childhood friend return home to Nueva Espana from a trip to Spain a changed man. Something was different about Adolfo de Zarate, but he couldn't quite place it. It wouldn't be until later during a late night ride into the mountains that Joaquin would realize… Read More
Story of moving irrigation pipe, racist petty comment and drinking water in Mexico Read More

Reads: 3181

Comments: 1

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Jonathan Dashwood was excited. He was spending a summer with his friend Rodrigo in the small town of Ixtula in central Mexico. He had plans to explore the area and learn more about the culture and history. Never in a million years did he expect to encounter one of the… Read More
A summer to remember when a group of school kids spent ten weeks in Mexico on their own. Read More
More about Whalebone Jim and his friends. A new episode from a little Mexican drinking village with a fishing problem. Read More
Las cosas no son lo que parecen Read More
This is a story of a mexican family at christmas time Who resieve a bigote surprise Read More
I entered this short story in a compassion contest and won! I put a lot of time and energy in this and really rnjpyed writing it. I hope you enjoy it to! Read More
A grieving father in a world that has moved on. Read More
A rodeo trip one weekend like no other. The beginning of a nationally recognized sport in Mexico 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
I share my fascination with the rich variety of sounds to be heard in Mexico City. Read More

Poem / Humor

January 18, 2017

Reads: 433

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Better head back home to Mexico! Read More

Book / Literary Fiction

January 08, 2017

Reads: 490

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

In this captivating story, Elisa, a young Mayan woman, becomes embroiled in the Zapatista uprising in Chiapas in 1994. She struggles to find a place for herself and her child, alone in this world of extreme poverty and violence — while an enemy waits behind every shadow. Read More

Reads: 458

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

taken from my book, "I Gotta Find My Mind" Read More

Short Story / Other

September 06, 2016

Reads: 573

Shelves: 1

The Review Chain House

Chico is on an endless search for food when he meets the neighborhood bully. Will this thug get what he deserves? Read More

Tags: karma, dog, mexico

A band of monarch butterflies travels from Canada to Mexico led by their first-born, Beaucup. The story involves true aspects of their migration; in particular, how they leave Canada for the first time and return to the same trees in Mexico where their ancestors stayed . Read More

Reads: 319

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Wrote this while sitting on a concrete step in Guanajuato during my first year in Mexico. Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

April 20, 2015

Reads: 524

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

One of the short poems I wrote while living down in Mexico. Read More
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