TELL YOUR TRUE TALE: Wanna burrito? a prison tale

By Sam Quiñones, A Reporter’s Blog

A new story is up on my storytelling website, Tell Your True Tale.

richard gaticaRichard Gatica, serving three life prison terms, writes of the day he offered to make a burrito for a friend on a tier above him, and how he got it up there.

Check out Wanna Burrito? a prison tale up now.

It’s an amazing story, of the kind I love to post on the site.  Small, poignant moment. Great stuff!

If you have a story that you think might work, let me know. Write it and send it in. I don’t pay but I do edit.

Sam

Sam Quiñones has been a working reporter for 25 years, including 10 years in Mexico as a freelance writer. He is the author of two books, and many stories about immigrants, gangs, drug trafficking and more.

This article was first published in A reporter’s blog.

[Image and photo courtesy A Reporter’s Blog]

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