On Choosing to Write in a Second Language

On Choosing to Write in a Second Language

lithub.com - Antonio Ruiz-CamachoAntonio Ruiz-Camacho has an MFA form The New Writers Project at the University of Texas at Austin, where he was awarded the Michael Adams Thesis Prize in Fiction. His writing has appeared in The New York Times, StoryQuarterly, Poets & Writers, Kirkus Reviews, and Etiqueta Negra. His collection of stories, Barefoot Dogs was published by Scribner in April.

I never meant to write in English. Most of the decisions that we, the recent arrivals, make are driven by necessity rather than choice. More often …

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