Alexis Almeida

Alexis Almeida teaches creative writing at the University of Colorado, where she is at work on an MFA in poetry. Recent work has appeared or is forthcoming in TYPO, Vinyl Poetry, Aufgabe, Asymptote, Heavy Feather Review, DREGINALD, Denver Quarterly, and elsewhere. She performs with the poets’ theater group GASP, and lives in Denver.

Selections from Sopa de Ajo y Mezcal by Florencia Walfisch, translated by Alexis Almeida

  She changes tables. it’s been a while since she’s sat down in this place. meanwhile red falls over the city that invents its own night. there’s a word for this and another. that memory invents its own death. she changes tables. it’s been a long time since she’s sat […]