Creative Writing

Poem: City poet

I wish there was less ignorant drivers in East L.A., I want a city with more MMA gyms around East L.A. This city kept all my memories in East L.A. I remember seeing all the race cars in East L.A. I heard the dodge with 15 pounds of boost soar through Gage street in East…
<a href="https://highschool.latimes.com/author/christhehoonigan/" target="_self">Christopher Huerta</a>

Christopher Huerta

November 17, 2017

I wish there was less ignorant drivers in East L.A.,

I want a city with more MMA gyms around East L.A.

This city kept all my memories in East L.A.

I remember seeing all the race cars in East L.A.

I heard the dodge with 15 pounds of boost soar through Gage street in East L.A.

I smelt the juicy corn from the elotero in East L.A.

I saw “la raza” in East L.A.

I appreciate this city, even though it’s uncomfortably ghetto. I’ll live and die in East L.A.

Opinion: Inclusive sex ed saves lives

Opinion: Inclusive sex ed saves lives

Sex ed. To most teenagers in the U.S., these words conjure memories of awkward lectures and classmates giggling to hide embarrassment. Maybe sex ed took form in a school-wide assembly, maybe in an online course, or maybe in the span of three classes in 7th-grade...