Monthly Archives: October 2012

Generation by Jose Eduardo Najera Ledesma

Pictured here are Margarita Guzman and her husband Odilón Ledesma. They are holding the first of their children, Faustino and Manuela Ledesma. Odilón was born on New Year’s Day 1878 in San Francisco  de Angamatopiro, Michoacan. Margarita was born on May 29, … Continue reading

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Non Omnis Moriar (1919)

I was now eleven years old. Things happen. Everything changes. It is not the same anymore. There was no way to undo it. I first noticed the whispering, the private conversations Of my parents. I noticed a change in my … Continue reading

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The Flicks by Carlos Najera

In downtown Calexico there was a movie theater. I know it sounds  strange. We were living in the desert wilderness but we had a theater. It was on Second Street across from our new house. It was an open air … Continue reading

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