About Miguel


Miguel M. Morales grew up in Texas working as a migrant/seasonal farmworker. He is a Lambda Literary Fellow and an alum of the Macondo Writers Workshop. Miguel also earned the Society of Professional Journalists's First Amendment AwardHe is also a founding member of Brown Voices/Brown Pulse and of La Resistencia.

His work appears in:
  • From Macho to Mariposa: New Gay Latino Fiction
  • Hibernation and Other Poems by Bear Bards
  • Imaniman: Poets Writing in the Anzaldúan Borderlands
  • Primera Página: Poetry from the Latino Heartland
  • Cuentos del Centro: Stories from the Latino Heartland
  • Desolate Country: We the Poets United Against Trump
  • If You Can Hear This: Poems in Protest of an American Inauguration
  • Only Light Can Do That: 100 Post-Election, Poems, Stories, and Essays
  • Older Queer Voices: The Intimacy of Survival
  • Raspa magazine
  • Pilgrimage magazine
  • Duende Journal
  • Green Mountains Review
  • Acentos Review
  • and Texas Poetry Review among others.
Miguel is also the co-editor of Pulse/Pulso anthology for Orlando.

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