At some point on the way to a new consciousness, we will have to leave the opposite bank, the split between the two mortal combatants somehow healed so that we are on both shores at once and, at once, see through serpent and eagle eyes.
Gloria Anzaldúa, Borderlands/La Fronter


Din is a Southern New Mexico journal edited by a diverse band of word thieves who publish new work that bends genres, be it fiction, comics, poetry, nonfiction, multimedia art, writing that challenges, delights, and frustrates its audience, by established writers, emerging writers, and total unknowns.


Authors we dig: Neil Gaiman, Cherrie Moraga, Angela Carter, Art Spiegelman, Marjane Satrapi, Cathy Park Hong, Randall Munroe, Dolores Dorantes, Juan Felipe Herrera

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Interview with J. Michael Martinez

Ryan Sparks interviews poet J. Michael Martinez, author of Heredities and In the Garden of the Birdhouse Introduction My interest in Martinez’s poetry began with an infatuation regarding its subversive brilliance. His works tactfully investigate the histories of words and the words of fragmented “histories.” His examination of constructed origins allows mythos to bleed into … Continue reading Interview with J. Michael Martinez

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