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Body of Island

March 15, 2018 // 0 Comments

By: Silvia Angulo They almost killed the Taíno but Dominicans are pomegranates and fowls. “It’s funny this version of Spanish.” Mulattos are rotting, brown in rotting [...]

My Dominican Tongue

March 8, 2018 // 0 Comments

By: Dilcia Mercedes I have never heard a language quite like mine I’ve never heard a language carry Bachata rhythms, flow like Merengue, or swing like Salsa on my tongue [...]

Stop Calling Him My Husband

February 20, 2017 // 0 Comments

Written By: Jaynice Del Rosario I moved to the U.S. from the D.R. just before I turned three — a little outspoken kid who demanded only to be spoken to in Spanish and knew [...]
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