"An Owner's Manual" (Mercedes Lucero)

"You are Latina and black. The government thinks you are a multiple choice question." 

"You are Latina and black. The government thinks you are a multiple choice question." 

U.S.A. / 2017

This is a lovely flash fiction piece on Afro-Latino/a identity and how memories live in our bodies. Mercedes Lucero is a writer and current PhD candidate at the University of Kansas. Pictured is her chapbook, In the Garden of Broken Things (2016). Click here to read the full story over at Fjords Review.

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