Monthly Archives: November 2012

L.A. Train by Carlos Najera

It was time to leave. There was nothing keeping us here anymore. My mother knew some people near Los Angeles so she decided to take us there to live. There was a factory there that processed sugar beets. There was … Continue reading

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The Promise and the Dream by Carlos and Joseph Najera

“Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, the wretched refuse of your teeming shore. Send these the homeless, tempest tossed to me, I lift my lamp beside the golden door!” These are among the … Continue reading

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