MadalynPaige (United States) published:
PROMPT: Food Writing Competition 2020
Reduced to percentages, I am 25% hispanic, but when human emotions, particularly mine, get involved as they usually do, my heritage seems much more complicated. I am the granddaughter of a male Mexican immigrant, and I have a complex relationship with my heritage marked by a non-linear passage through ignorance, confusion, and peace through culinary traditions. It’s mildly ironic that I live in Texas, by the border between Mexico and America, close enough to feel as though my home is...
8 months ago