Vida y muerte en la mara Salvatrucha, from Fluency Matters
Vida y muerte en la Mara Salvatrucha, by anonymous
Realistic Fiction, written in Past tense
This compelling drama recounts life (and death) in one of the most violent and well-known gangs in Los Angeles, la mara Salvatrucha. Joining MS-13 brings certain gang-related responsibilities, but being born into La Salvatrucha requires muchmore. Sometimes it even requires your life! This is a gripping storyof one gang member’s struggle to find freedom.
Note: “Although this is not a true story, it is inspired by true events. It neither glorifies gang life nor promotes it. On the contrary, it paints a realistic picture of the pain, suffering and stress that gang life naturally causes and compels the reader to consider the human condition as it rel