Cordillera Oriental

by Mireya Perez Bustillo


Verdigris      lianas       spruce


moss       olive      emerald


lime      pine    grass    clovers    palms


helechos       peacock       mint


parrot     lettuce    cabbage    capers


vermillion    ochre    terracotta    sienna

xxxxmy   xxxAndes


Mireya Perez-Bustillo writes poetry and fiction in Spanish and English. Her poetry appears in MOM’s EGG; Caribbean Review; Americas Review; Dinner with the Muse, IRP Voices, among others. Her novel, Back to El Dorado (Floricanto Press,2020), a Latina coming-of-age story, is available on Barnes and Noble and Amazon sites.