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Coral Bracho

Born in 1951 in Mexico City, Coral Bracho has published a number of poetry books, including Peces de Piel Fugaz (1977); El Ser Que Va a Morir (1982); Bajo el Destello Liquido (1988), which gathers her first two collections; Tierra de Entraña Ardiente (1992), a collaboration with the artist Irma Palacios; and the volume of her collected poetry Huellas de Luz (1994). She was awarded the Aguascalientes Poetry Prize in 1981 and, more recently, a grant from the Sistema Nacional de Creadores in Mexico. Her book, La Voluntad del Ámbar, was published by Editorial Era in 1998.

Poems:

Your Life Refracts Me Like an Enigma

On Contact Opens its Indigo Pit