SCHOOL AND SHADOW – MORAN, RITA & VELA, MILAGROS

School and Shadow (An excerpt from The Passion of la Niña Milagros: Growing Up in the Violence of El Salvador)   Getting to school was an adventure for my big brothers and sisters. The dirt road passed through isolated coffee plantations with no people anywhere around, and no electric light. You had to walk right …

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What Do Stars Look Like in the Middle of the Ocean BY JENNIFER BARONE

What Do Stars Look Like in the Middle of the Ocean   what do the waves feel like are they calm, placid without wind or violent as you charge through swelling, white caps between past and future making you seasick but not enough to turn back   only love can make us sail the open …

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