Monthly Archives: August 2010

beaurocracy

hard to spell AND navigate! Here are some excerpt conversations from Nogales work today: “Hi. I’m trying to get detention records for one of your recently released inmates.” “You need to call the National Records Center.” “Hi. I’m trying to … Continue reading

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a day in the life, if you dare to call it that

1. He bought a table at a garage sale. On his way back to his truck, a man started beating him up, accusing him of being a dirty Mexican thief. Turns out the guy didn’t want that table sold and … Continue reading

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no-GAH-les

I’m living next to a wall now. IĀ suppose we all live by walls….Although I haven’t had walls for six weeks. I’ve gone from no walls at all to something bigger-than-house-walls: I am now living and working on the US-Mexico border. … Continue reading

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