This year, over 71 people have disappeared while traveling on the highway from Nuevo Laredo to Monterey. Highway 101 from Matamoros has also been described as a Highway of Death. Mexico is a place of death and kidnappings. Here’s a poem I wrote that I’m turning into a song:
The Highway of Death.
From Nuevo Laredo to Monterey,
A three-hour journey by car,
Only 135 miles they say,
Soda Fountain Blues by Lonnie Whitaker is one of the best young adult novels I’ve ever read. I found this coming-of-age novel to be a page-turner.
Days of the Dead: A Short Story by Rickey Pittman
Tell me how you die and I
My second Day of the Dead is posted a day late, due to my performing at a Celtic Festival in North Louisiana.
Day of the Dead, Day 1.