Alyssa C. Martino

Alyssa Martino is finishing her MFA in Creative Nonfiction at the University of New Hampshire, where she also teaches undergrads. Her writing has been published or is forthcoming in CommonWealth Magazine, Boston’s Weekly Dig, Transitions Abroad and War, Literature & the Arts.

Stories By Alyssa C. Martino

Fear and Vending in L.A.

Some fifty thousand Los Angelenos make their living slinging everything from watches to watermelons, and all of them are deemed criminals. One strong-willed activist is determined to usher them out of the shadows.