New Mexico has changed a lot since the 1950s- from new modern conveniences like electricity and telephones to greater acceptance of different languages and cultures. Some things, like the importance of family, remain the same. Author Gloria Zamora looked back on her childhood in Mora and Corrales in her recently released memoir Sweet Nata.
Stephanie Elizondo Griest grew up in south Texas. Stephanie says she believes wanderlust is literally encoded in her DNA. In high school, a foreign correspondent for CNN told her to learn Russian. Her travels in Russia, China and Cuba were the basis for her first book – Around the Bloc. In her latest book, MexicanContinue reading “Mexican Enough”