New Texas

La Viejita

La Viejita

by Julian S. Garcia “¿Me Escuchas? Viejita,” the voice said. “What? ¿Que?” La Vieja turned in the direction of the voice. His tone was dark almost threatening, like a flickering snake. “Are you listening to me?” the stranger asked. She was wearing new bifocals and disliked them. She could barely see the blurry image ofRead more about La Viejita[...]

Tigerlily

Tigerlily

by Renee Henning TIGERLILY Lily pinned on her name tag. It read Soo-Lee. She, like everyone assigned to her cabin, was a teenager who had been adopted from South Korea by a Caucasian couple. It was the first day of Korean culture camp. Adopted children and adolescents had traveled from various states to spend aRead more about Tigerlily[...]