Mexican wives’ tales as true as you want them to be

Abraham Villarreal
3 min readSep 28, 2019
The family relationship in the Disney movie “Coco” is emblematic of the Mexican culture.

Hola! It’s Hispanic Heritage Month and I have an urge to communicate to you in Spanish, but that, to some people, would be offensive. Ay yai yai…

Remember when high schools would require us to learn a foreign language? I grew up on the U.S. — Mexico border, so I took French. Don’t know much if it anymore, but I did enjoy learning how words are formed and expressions are…

Abraham Villarreal

People are interesting things. I write about them and what makes them interesting.