Noemi Martinez is a Chicana/Bori writer slash poet slash superhero sirena living in deep South Texas-en el valle.

Apr 132014

I guess you can burn the letters I sent I guess you can burn them because I regret sending them like I regret telling you all my secrets I wasted on you all those secrets I wasted on you and my word I gave you so you can burn those letters I regret sending them [...]

Apr 132014

we record events in christian salvation terms how what happens happens happens for a reason and we learn not to ask what didn’t happen and why didn’t it happen and not why the hell did it have to not happen

Apr 072014

Contact me if you’d like to set up a show or workshop featuring blackout poetry, poetry collages or part of the Paper Poems Exhibits. I’m interested in showing in nontraditional locations

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Mar 282014
Hermana Resist Anthology in the works

Sweet Candy Press, long time supporter of and radical awesomeness led by the sweet Sage who some of you might know from the zine life as well, will be releasing an anthology of my zines in 2015. Thats some sweetness right there.

Mar 212014

I was so happy (Yes I cried) when I received word that my proposal to bring the zine mobile to South Texas & be the curator (I do love that title) was accepted. This is exciting news for the Rio Grande Valley and I’ve never been more committed to bringing nontraditional forms of education [...]

Mar 172014

there are things bigger than you and me now today in this world and I can’t see you in this all the sins we have plucked from the bible memorized verses cemented in my e/years since I could hear fill my happy home and all the sins of the young sheep and old sheep brethren [...]

Feb 132014

I dreamed I dyed my hair green and blue like a mermaid I didn’t dream of you I became the sea salty green water in my eyes

Feb 082014

You are not wrong who deem That my days have been a dream; Yet if hope has flown away In a night, or in a day, In a vision, or in none, Is it therefore the less gone? All that we see or seem Is but a dream within a dream. -classic typical Poe. Yes [...]