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California crop
In the fields with the workers’ champion.
Victor  Villaseñor
Victor Villaseñor Jul 24, 2011 at 10:00 AM

My cousin Jose was already up and it wasn’t even daybreak. “So what are you doing up?” he asked me. “I’m going to write,” I said. “This early?” “Yes.” “Hav...read full story

Do they haunt or heal you?
Victor  Villaseñor
Victor Villaseñor Mar 31, 2011 at 10:00 AM

My mother decided that we should plant fast-growing pine trees and palms all around the house so we wouldn’t have to see the mobile-home park below us every time we...read full story

Lessons from the harvest.
Victor  Villaseñor
Victor Villaseñor Apr 23, 2011 at 10:00 AM

When we finished working in the melon fields in the Imperial Valley, opposite the Mexican border city of Mexicali, my cousin Jose drove me home, and I gave my parents all...read full story

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