Monthly Archives: July 2014

Cunt.Bomb. by Jessica Helen Lopez

La Palabra founder and facilitator, Jessica Helen Lopez, has two publications to her name. The first one is Always Messing with them Boys from West End Press. The second is Cunt. Bomb. a chapbook proudly produced by Swimming with Elephants … Continue reading

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Elizabeth Gade “My Darling Daughter”

My Darling Daughter    -Elizabeth Gade   I have been locked up 269 days and you, my darling daughter are only 236 days old.   When the math is done it equals 33 days you spent imprisoned in my womb … Continue reading

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Nicolasa Gonzalez-Ruiz “My Friend”

My Friend Nicolasa Gonzalez-Ruiz If I could see you I would say I was mesmerized by your entrance and dedicated to your self control Comfortably conscious of your every move, our eyes locked the anticipation of trying to get acquainted … Continue reading

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Robbi K. Ceniceros “Rebirth”

ReBirth Robbi Ceniceros How many times can one be born? The first time, although I don’t remember must’ve been quite remarkable for me— shocking, scary, cold, rude a foundation for instructions ‘Don’t do that, be this, do that. Do it … Continue reading

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Elizabeth Gade “Sister”

Sister Elizabeth Gade   sister we come from the north country the cold country on the border of another nation each born into bracing winter winds our narrow world isolated insulated with blankets of brittle snow we learned to breath … Continue reading

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