The Spanglish of the Cholo

June 10, 2017 Eric Valenzuela

This isn’t the typical Spanglish where one might say carro instead of coche, or always answer with “que” when “mande usted” would be more appropriate. No, this is more like saying “watcha,” or “trucha”. […]


The Crash

After the crash, the taxi driver said that I should have sped when I saw him coming. It was hard for us to understand one another; we are both immigrants. […]