To My Superwoman, Happy Birthday

I come from a league of brave women. The women in my life have taught me the value of compassion and faith while teaching me the importance of using my voice and defending my self-worth. Today is a very special day as my alliance and I honor the birth of one of our leaders, my…

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Redirect Your Mind

  I welcome you all, new and devoted readers, to what I like to call the Year of Growth. Last year around this time I was, similarly, full of optimism and excitement for what was in store in the upcoming year. I was excited about life, inspired by the plans and goals I had set…

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Life is a Healing Process 

Hello to all my fellow readers, As usual, the wallowing hours of the dark nights have always been most therapeutic, for it’s when I am alone with my thoughts at late hours of the night that my heart and mind are able to have a conversation. Through out the day my heart and my mind…

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Expressing Confidence Through Your Style: Amayrani Nuñez

As she adjust the fitting of her aqua colored slip dress, she poses for a picture staring fiercely into her bathroom’s vanity mirror. She turns to me and giggles bashfully. “It’s a photoshoot right?” she says mockingly.

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“No te aferres, pronto llegara tu tiempo”

I’d like for you to take the time to answer the following five questions honestly to yourself: 1. When was the last time you read something for personal pleasure? 2. When was the last time you went for a walk on your discretion? 3. When was the last time you woke up happy? 4. When…

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What the Obama administration has taught us about Dehumanization: The Immigration Raids Crisis.

  With the welcoming of the new year, many people have began the year in panic and preparing for the worst. At least that it is the case for the Magdaleno family as they’ve began to take matters into their hands when recent news arised that a member of the family could face deportation soon,…

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