Trish’s neighbor in “My Tocaya.” Max is friends with Ralphie Benavídez, Trish’s brother, and develops a crush on the narrator. As a result, Trish acts as an intermediary between the Tocaya narrator and Max, delivering messages for them before finally going missing. In the end, the narrator never winds up spending time with Max.
Max Lucas Luna Luna Character Timeline in Woman Hollering Creek and Other Stories
The timeline below shows where the character Max Lucas Luna Luna appears in Woman Hollering Creek and Other Stories. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
...Trish’s disappearance because it means she has lost an important part of her relationship with Max. Worse, the entire school starts talking about Trish, and everybody acts like they were her... (full context)