Maria J. Estrada

Maria J. Estrada

Maria J. Estrada

MARIA J. ESTRADA grew up in the desert outside of Yuma, Arizona, in a barrio comprised of new Mexican immigrants and first-generation Chicanos. She has published poetry, fiction, and essays in Overthrowing Capitalism: Volume 6, One Surviving Poem, Poetica, Tempest, Blaze, Spillwords Press, Dastaan World Magazine, and The Inner Circle Writers’ Magazine. She lives in Chicago, IL. You can learn more about her other books and writing happenings at her website: Barrio Blues and Other Totally True Stories.