Memories of Keenan Avenue in East LA

Chronis Famous Sandwich Shop in East LA on May 18, 2017. [Photo by author]

Mike The PoeT Sonksen was a guest speaker in my Advocacy Planning course at Cal Poly Pomona. He led a writing exercise on the power of place. I wrote this impromptu.

When I was little, I spent most of my days at my Nana’s house on Keenan Avenue in East LA. There was only one other kid on the block but he came only on weekends. His name was…

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Jonathan Pacheco Bell

Jonathan Pacheco Bell

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