notes–monte stories

(Had some time this morning to reorganize some of the chapters…)

Carlos Stories–intro of family questions

San Luis Valley–intro to history and immigration from NM

South Fork–work and Pifanio’s spread


Pifanio–family, wealth and work

Carlos and Felipa–meet and

Delores–Pifanio’s wife

Pifanio and Felipa–affair

Pifanio’s Wives–Pifanio history of infidelity

Felipa Pregnant–

Carlos’ Unexplained Sighting–beginning of diabetes problems

Carlos and the Sugar–diabetes and leg problems

Felipa’s Pregnancy–

Carlos’ Foreclosure–

Carlos and Felipa’s Trip to the Market

Carlos and Juan Lee Drink in a Bar

Phone Call to the Daughter–

The Daughter’s Trip Home–

Carlos Back in His Day–

Felipa Haunts Lena–

Carlos Without Felipa–

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john paul jaramillo

John Paul Jaramillo’s debut story collection The House of Order was named a 2013 Int’l Latino Book Award Finalist, and his most recent work Little Mocos is now available from Twelve Winters Press. In 2013 Latino Boom: An Anthology of U.S. Latino Literature listed Jaramillo as one of its Top 10 New Latino Authors to Watch and Read. He is currently a professor of composition and literature at Lincoln Land College-Springfield, Illinois.

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