Tony Alcántara

  • Locations: Español Published

    Poeta local escribe un mundo mejor en existencia

    Traducción por Dolores Duarte

    Tony Alcántara lleva 10 años escribiendo poesía, publicándola bajo José Antonio Alcántara, su nombre legal.

    Conocido como Tony por sus amigos, explica: “Cuando empecé a escribir poesía, quise usar mi nombre legal, José, en lugar de Tony, porque estaba en este valle. Quería que los demás… read more →

  • Locations: Letters Published

    Letters - May 19, 2022

    Coincidence or correlation?

    Kentucky, Tennessee, Missouri, Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas. What do these states have in common? Each of them has passed “trigger” laws, such that, if Roe v. Wade is overturned, abortion automatically becomes illegal in that state. What else do the states have in common?read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Local poet writes a better world into existence

    Tony Alcántara has been writing poetry for the last 10 years, publishing poetry under his legal name — José Antonio Alcántara.

    Known to friends as Tony, he explained, “When I started writing poetry, I wanted to use my legal name, José, instead of Tony, because Iread more →