Little Birds is a series of vignettes and reflections on border crossings and emancipation. Written by María Elena Gaitán.

Musician, storyteller, performance artist, translator and mother, East L.A. born María Elena Gaitán is a citizen of the world and a lifetime social justice activist with ancestral roots in Del Río Texas and Monterrey Nuevo León. 

El Pajarito (the little bird)Bearing witness to things that scare you. . .


Miguel Juarez

Miguel Juárez was born and raised in El Paso, Texas. He is a multi-disciplinary scholar, artist and Paseño (El Pasoan) and the Editor at El Paso News. He has an Master of Art degree in Library Science...