Elena Robidoux

Elena Robidoux is a writer of poetry and creative nonfiction from Massachusetts. Her work has been featured in The Missing Slate, Metatron, Fog Machine and Wu-Wei Fashion Mag, among others. She is currently the music and nightlife editor for Time Out Shanghai. You can find her on Instagram @robi1kenobee.


Sound travels differently in a barrio. Here, there are no quiet hours, no inconvenience; without noise, the air stifles.