Category Archives: Chicana/o Poetry

My Xikana Lover

My Xikana Lover   con lumbre mis suenos  de amor y passion querida de me vida   en veces  totalmente loca y libre  I am first hand witness   to your eyes a reflection I cannot hope to run from  temporal … Continue reading

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My Secret Love

My Secret Love                in random order   day dreaming impossible schemes                           familiar dreams    purple mountain canyon winds San Antonio River Spirits   how can one presume to own     give a monumental song     or a carefully crafted … Continue reading

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For the Groan of the Drone

For the Groan of the Drone   150 million Indigenous People in the Americas have perished  since 1492 at the hands of the European invasion     3 million Mexica people died of small pox introduced by the conquistadores    it is … Continue reading

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Fronteras Norteñas: a trilogy

1. ay sweltering San Antonio varrio tan lindo how fresh your memory imbedded en el Corazon warm, por rumbos conocidos donde vive la gente trabajadora de La Lomita que se llama – that southern- most colonia  nuestro pueblo Mexicano-Chicano alli … Continue reading

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Coahuila Xikano Meditation

Coahuila Xikano Meditation   I send a multi-colored Tobacco prayer tie of hope   a Tolteca-rich Eagle feather glide beyond sickness & sorrow   a Spirit Sweat Lodge chant                        bright be-bop                        sweet hip hop city smart throw down song in … Continue reading

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Post Hysterical B Bop: An Art Piece

Post Hysterical B Bop   nuestro Tierra Natal morena   raiz feliz indegeno   Pachama our Earth Mother summertime watermelon sweet   Mi Barrio an art piece querido sabroso carinoso   jugo de Sandia Dulce . . . .   … Continue reading

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Just Saying

Just Saying   do not confuse imagination            quiet determination            with hallucination we each experience the natural world by varying degrees until it becomes the natural world at it’s very best   sometimes zany cuckoo in the experiment   when the cell … Continue reading

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Pachamama Mother Earth II

Pachamama Mother Earth II   1. full summer regalia                     dancing                     piercing                     cleaning                     our Nation                     a Circle                      a hoop                     of countless nests                     stars planets sister Moonlight   long tiresome road ahead                                              … Continue reading

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Historical Encounters Part 3

A.   they may see us as self centered nationalists causing trouble I gained this accusation well given due to their knowledge of creating our reality our barrio and reservations, our Pueblos where Po’ pe liberated our communities now we must regain control … Continue reading

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Ometeotl-Duallecticism

Ometeotl-Duallecticism   to reveal the truth cold as fact hot as passion                      2 (H) OFUT       2 the formula hydrogen  (H)     lightest known substance Water the life-giver   fusion the union   teenage angst timeless heart … Continue reading

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