Sweet Mexican Education

Published on Glimpse. “Dulce, dulce, dulce, dulce,” sings my two-year-old son as I stroller him over cobblestones. Yes, “candy” is one of the first Spanish words he has learned since moving to Mexico. It turns out that Morelia, this highland city of rain-pocked stone, is to dulces and children what Jalisco …

Review: The Relenting, Lisa Gill

PUBLISHED IN CALYX Genre-bending poet/essayist/performance artist Lisa Gill is a rape and incest survivor living with multiple sclerosis. As if this were insufficient fodder for a swelling body of work that includes three books of poetry and a forthcoming graphic memoir, last autumn she spent an evening in her two-room …