Tag: Alan Chazaro

  • Under Pressure: Alan Chazaro

    Alan Chazaro is a half armadillo half chameleon Mexican American poet. His poetry collections, This Is Not a Frank Ocean Cover Album (2019) and Piñata Theory (2020), are available from Black Lawrence Press. He is currently an adjunct professor at the University of San Francisco and writing about the NBA for HeadFake. Here, Garbriella Graceffo […]

  • Alan Chazaro

    PSYCHOANALYSIS OF A PIÑATA The fault line between me runs north from south, a zag splitting my skull and bursting my edges. These ribs are ridges rubbing dangerous— friction to make worlds shake with color. There is movement within me, earthquakes as my therapy. I make sweetness out of dark, make fire out of teeth, […]