Sarah Menkedick

Sarah Menkedick divides her time between Mexico and a farm in southeastern Ohio. She has an MFA from the University of Pittsburgh, and her essays have appeared in Harper's, Amazon's Kindle Singles, The Best Women's Travel Writing, and elsewhere. She is the founder of Vela, an online magazine of nonfiction writing by women.

October 14, 2014

"Spanglish is not simply a piecemeal cobbling-together, a collecting of scraps of random vocabulary into a raggedy orphan of a sentence. It has logic and rules, and more interestingly and importantly, it embodies a constantly shifting and intimate morphology of miscegenation."