Daily Archives: July 15, 2015

South San Antonio DNA

alone in my conch shell apartment overlooking the world outside my  fleeting thoughts above dreaming  world vibrate true wishes of love   I long for true peace laughing away this sanctuary nightmarish  barrio concrete caste system   America amerikkka you … Continue reading

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Still Entering through the Backdoor: A Review of the Rodolfo “Corky” Gonzales Library in Denver

On a recent visit to Denver, Colorado (my hometown), after reacquainting myself with the city and visiting family and friends, I made it a point to visit the library. As a child, I grew up in libraries, thanks to my … Continue reading

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