Our ancestors boasted of the clear air of the city, the lines of the streets, the graceful gallantry of its churches and palaces, the gardens of here and there or over the mud walls of the...

Holly and good days –said the Death- and none of those present could recognize her. Of course! She had her braid twisted under the hat and her yellow hand in the pocket. (In Mexico the...

Narrates the history that many years ago, a girl named Inocencia (Innocence) listened attentively to their classmates from school talked about their first communion; this was a dream for her...

In the 50 decade of the XX century, lived in the neighborhood of the “Retiro” a humble couple of bakers, Mr. Genaro and Mrs. Chabela, they didn't have children because it seemed that the wife...

Those times were different. The rhythmic flow of the passing of days let in the air a transparent joy. Like that the people lived, in a loving peace that it was shown in their faces.

The...

The Illustrious Father had no uttered a word. He heard the words of those men, he already had his eyes on one, and another, but did not open his lips to even say a yes, to refuse to comment on...

The men that were dedicated to construction were called “Alarifes” (Builders). A builder got a contract to build a bridge in the highway to Zapotlanejo and he made the commitment to finish it in a...

The silence of that Guadalajara in the first centuries of its history; the well drawing of lines in its streets, its sunny days, its afternoons of wind, its rainy morning… the ring of its bells,...

They say that he had sweet little eyes and a loving expression on his face. If someone was watching him, it appeared that he corresponded and penetrated his gaze into his heart. One hundred years...

In the western corner of the streets of Alcalde and Juan Manuel, not long ago stood a beautiful palace built by the family Villagordoa. This house had more than forty bedrooms decorated with fine...

Before Independence, near St. Joseph of Analco Church, in what is now Medrano Street, it was built a huge house, of two floors that used to have a balcony up of the main door.

The house was...

In the lagoon of the Magdalena, the one that was filled with tears for the death of Princess Magdalena, there was a great flood, the water rose so much that many people died, as all the town of...

Amparo Velez, who sold flowers for fourteen years outside the Cemetery of Mezquitán told us the following story.

Margarita de Rojas was a beautiful young woman, to which life seemed a party...

Tragic, bacchanalian and scandalous was a century ago, the mentioned street of the Scorpion, for its continuous fights that happen at the setting of the sun, without the few police man could do...