Poems by Katie Ford/ Poemas por Katie Ford

About Katie Ford Katie Ford is the author of four books of poems, most recently, If You Have to Go (Graywolf Press). Her third, Blood Lyrics, was a finalist for the LA Times Book Prize and the Rilke Prize. Her second, Colosseum, was named among the “Best Books of 2008” by Publishers Weekly and theContinue reading “Poems by Katie Ford/ Poemas por Katie Ford”

Poems by Liz Brennan/ Poemas por Liz Brennan

About Liz Brennan Liz Brennan lives in Sonoma County, CA. Her prose poems have appeared in a variety of journals including The Prose Poem: An International Journal, Key Satch(el), Lift, Paragraph, Haikupix Review and ZYZZYVA. She is author of the chapbook Sewing Her Hand to the Face of the Fleeting (Quale Press). Her work isContinue reading “Poems by Liz Brennan/ Poemas por Liz Brennan”

Poems by Mónica Licea/ Poemas por Mónica Licea

ACERCA DE MÓNICA LICEA Guadalajara, México (1990). Licenciada en Cine Digital por la Universidad de Medios Audiovisuales (CAAV). Directora del proyecto Voces Encendidas: poesía en voz de sus autores (2016-2018). Textos suyos aparecen en las antologías: Liberoamericanas: 80 poetas contemporáneas (Editorial Liberoamerica, España), Algunos animales al sentirse enfermos buscan el aislamiento (Sombrario Ediciones) y LosContinue reading “Poems by Mónica Licea/ Poemas por Mónica Licea”

Poems by Leonora Simonovis/ Poemas de Leonora Simonovis

About Leonora Simonovis Leonora Simonovis is a bilingual poet who grew up near Caracas, Venezuela. Her poetry manuscript Study of the Raft was awarded the 2021 Colorado Prize for Poetry and will be published in November, and her work has appeared or is forthcoming from Kweli, Gargoyle Magazine, Diode Poetry Journal, The Rumpus, Arkansas International,Continue reading “Poems by Leonora Simonovis/ Poemas de Leonora Simonovis”

Poems by Iliana Hernández/ Poemas de Iliana Hernández

ACERCA DE ILIANA HERNÁNDEZ Iliana Hernández es Maestra en Lenguas Modernas. Estudió la Licenciatura en Traducción en la Universidad Autónoma de Baja California también la Maestría en Cultura Escrita en el Centro de Posgrado y Estudios Sor Juana. Es docente de la Facultad de Idiomas de la Universidad Autónoma de Baja California. Ha sido peritoContinue reading “Poems by Iliana Hernández/ Poemas de Iliana Hernández”

Poems by Ulises Torres / Poemas de Ulises Torres

ACERCA DE ULISES TORRES Ulises Abraham Torres Díaz, León Gto (1983). Licenciado en derecho por la UNAM, and Gestor Cultural y Coordinador de la Casa de Cultura Efrén Hernández, ha impartido talleres de literatura y creación literaria en CERESO De León y Tutelar de menores. Premio Nacional de Literatura Juegos Florales de San Juan delContinue reading “Poems by Ulises Torres / Poemas de Ulises Torres”

Poems by Mario Duarte / Poemas de Mario Duarte

About Mario Duarte About Mario Duarte Mario Duarte is a Mexican American writer. His family immigrated from León, Guanajuato, and Michoacán, Mexico, during the time of the Mexican Revolution.  They settled in Iowa and Illinois, initially drawn to work on the railroads. Duarte was born and raised in Western Illinois. He earned a BA inContinue reading “Poems by Mario Duarte / Poemas de Mario Duarte”

Poems by Judyth Hill / Poemas de Judyth Hill

About Judyth Hill I am thrilled to introduce Judyth Hill as the featured poet of our second Bilingual/Borderless blog. Because of today’s perilous times, Judyth’s superb poem, “Wage Peace”, is particularly appreciated. “Wage Peace” has been translated into other languages, set to music, sung by national chorus’s, played by professional orchestras, woven into quilts, painted,Continue reading “Poems by Judyth Hill / Poemas de Judyth Hill”

My Dangerous Heart by Corinne Stanley / Mi Peligroso Corazón por Corinne Stanley

Marjha and I decided to share our work in the launching of our blog, Bilingual/Borderless, to give our readers a more complete idea of who we are and our motivation for creating a blog that is a collaboration between writers from the United States and Mexico. After completing my memoir, La Tercera Luz: A PoeticContinue reading “My Dangerous Heart by Corinne Stanley / Mi Peligroso Corazón por Corinne Stanley”

CUENCA by Marjha Paulino/ CUENCA por Marjha Paulino

CUENCA, or the Region of Papaloapan in Oaxaca, is the land of my birth and, sadly, it is the land I left with my parents, when I was eight years old , to reside safely in another state. I am just now beginning to understand exactly what I left behind at that time in myContinue reading “CUENCA by Marjha Paulino/ CUENCA por Marjha Paulino”