Cesar L. De Leon, “Postcards From My Hood in the Time of Covid-19” and  “How to Write a Poem in the Time of Swine.” RiverSedge, 2020.

Cesar L. De Leon, “The Night I Saw Selena at PBD’s in McAllen, Texas.” Dreaming: A Tribute to Selena Quintanilla-Perez. Ed. Edward Vidaurre. FlowerSong Press. Winter, 2020

“The First Migration of the Mariposa” and “The Last Migration of the Mariposa.” Pilgrimage. Vol 42 issue 2. 2019

“Isabel.” No Tender Fences: An Anthology of Immigrant & First-generation American Poetry. 2019

“River Escucha” and “Waiting for the Bus at the Central in Mcallen, Texas.” Queen Mob’s Tea House, Where Are the Children issue. 2018. https://queenmobs.com/2018/09/where-are-the-children-cesar-l-de-leon/

“Border Wall Blitz” video produced by Neta (2018) Border Wall Blitz by César L. De León

“Prayer to the corn moon” La Bloga Online Floricanto. June 12, 2018. https://labloga.blogspot.com/2018/06/night-blooming-giant-mid-june-on-line.html?m=1

“Safe,” “Debris.” Pulse/Pulso: In Remembrance of Orlando. Damaged Goods, 2018.

“To the Man Sitting Across from Us at the Hospital in Harlingen, Texas” La Bloga. https://labloga.blogspot.com/2017/01/best-poems-from-la-bloga-on-line.html?m=1

“Red Truck,” “Gulf of Mexico,” “They Would Come.” Antología Feipol 2017.

“Untitled Violence,” in collaboration with Rodney Gomez. Public Pool. April, 2017.http://www.publicpool.org/dope/rodney-gomez-and-cesar-l-de-leon/

Mother’s Arms.” Pilgrimage Magazine: Injustice and Protest Issue. 2016.

“The First Cold Front in El Valley.”  The Acentos Review. 2015

“New Empire.” Yellow Chair Review. 2015

“Harvester.” Devilfish Review. 2015

“They Would Come,” and “Palma Daydream.” La Noria Literary Journal. Spring 2013.

“The Woman and the Fountain,” “My Bones Know,” and “Entre Palabras.” La Noria Literary Journal. Fall 2013.

In other Anthologies

“Valley Summer Storm.” Texas Weather Anthology. Lamar University Press. 2016.

“New Mexica Meditation.” Imaniman: Poets Writing in the Anzalduan Borderlands. Aunt Lute Press, 2016.

“Borderland Bloodmoon.” Lost: Children of the River. The Raving Press, 2016.

“I Liked El Mundo,” “Quetzalcoatl in Aisle 5,” “Carta a Frida.” Antologia Oficial de Poetas Participantes: Festival Internacional de Poesia Latinoamericana. Feipol 2016

“Calling Home.” The Border Crossed Us: An Anthology to End Apartheid. Vagabond, 2015.

“I Found a Poet,” “Beard Meditation,” and “Dreaming With Emily.” Boundless 2015: The Official Anthology of the Rio Grande Valley International Poetry Festival. El Zarape Press, 2015.

“Salaxpicious,” and “When I Was Thirteen.” Boundless 2014: The Official Anthology of the Rio Grande Valley International Poetry Festival. El Zarape Press, 2014.

“Picture Frame.” Twenty: Poems In Memoriam. El Zarape Press, 2014.

“The Smell of Crayons.” Juventud! Growing Up On The Border. VAO Publishing, 2013.

“20 Cigarettes Later,” and “Night Visions.” Boundles 2013: The official anthology of the sixth annual Rio Grande Valley International Poetry Festival. El Zarape Press, 2013.

“Us,” “Let it Rain,” and “Frontera Dust.”  Along the River 2: More Voices From the Rio Grande. VAO Publishing, 2012.