“The Presidents at Table” in Huizache Magazine

Under the editorship of Dagoberto Gilb, Huizache has been called “the Paris Review of Latino literature.” I’m proud to see my short story, “The Presidents at Table” published alongside Chicano luminaries in this gorgeous journal. Get your copy here.

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NOT SO FAST!… Writers Reading from New Works.

Thursday, March 31 –  8:00PM Hemlock Tavern 1131 Polk Street, SF   Featuring new work by Beth Lisick, Kelly Beardsley, Bucky Sinister, Alia Volz, Jack Boulware and Alan Black. Show up at our reading or we’ll beat up your mom.

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The Inn & Out

This piece originally appeared in ZYZZYVA, in 2008. ================================================================= Edith leaned into her cane and waited for the housekeeper to quit ignoring her. The backs of Conchita’s thighs jiggled as she scrubbed. She bent down into the pink tub and the hem of her dress rose, revealing a tiny smile of white cotton with a few black hairs…

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Dolores on Ash

My flat is on a hillside in the Western Addition. It rests at an angle of about 10 degrees. If you drop a marble in the kitchen, it rolls to the bedroom. The same goes for drunks. If they end up in my bed, it’s only gravity.

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