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April Featured Member: Lara Gularte

Lara Gularte, member of Escritores del Nuevo Sol, and current Poet Laureate for El Dorado County, has just released her latest book, Fourth World Woman (Finishing Line Press, 2022) available here: https://www.finishinglinepress.com/product/fourth-world-woman-by-lara-gularte/ Lara’s poetry has always given readers glimpses of family and natural connections, even in these precarious times. Her latest work, Fourth World WomanContinue reading “April Featured Member: Lara Gularte”

NIGHT AT THE RITZ

Morning Otomíe manperusing plaza garbage cans,caressing away dirt from trinkets,bagging every find with a smile. Hot, late, afternoon:A four-year-old indigenous boy runs to me from mother’s trinket stand with two items: “¡Ándele! Llévese este por 15 pesos, o este por solo 10”. The night time poorSetting up their sleeping rowsUnder beautifully arcaded sidewalksas busy fun-seekingContinue reading “NIGHT AT THE RITZ”

AS THE CROW FLIES

by Paul Aponte Only crows can fly “as the crow flies”. We have the volume within. The pocketless billiards of discord. Vete por la sombrita. But, even in the shade, keep moving. Keep looking. The sky at night, the quiet, and the sparkling stars give relief. But we’ve got to keep moving. The bed isContinue reading “AS THE CROW FLIES”

Pre-Orders for Lara Gularte’s New Poetry Collection

Lara Gularte, a member of Escritores del Nuevo Sol, has a new poetry collection from Finishing Line Press: Fourth World Woman. The book can be ordered at this time and printed copies will be mailed directly to you on January 28, 2022. Cover Art by Pamela Findleton and Ashley Bennett$19.99, Full-length, paperbackRESERVE YOUR COPY TODAYOrderContinue reading “Pre-Orders for Lara Gularte’s New Poetry Collection”


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