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Puerto Rico

I am writing today from within. I write from the roots of my being. I am an American, a Puerto Rican. I am the daughter of an island born on the mainland of a country in turmoil over identity. Today, I see inaction on behalf of other American citizens, on inhabitants of an island in… Continue reading Puerto Rico

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Music Mondays: Sabor de SALSA

These are some of my favorite Salsa songs. https://youtu.be/Gs7YfJlIx2Q https://youtu.be/f9Tt5CTajSY https://youtu.be/g33TxmtQ5VM

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Music Monday: Moon Night

I almost forgot about Music Monday. So for your listening delight in keeping with today's theme here's the supernatural delight of dancing in the moonlight. ┬áThis is also for a dear friend who is no longer here, Linda, I remember when you played this song and danced in your seat because you loved this version.… Continue reading Music Monday: Moon Night

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Music Mondays: Tell Me

Today, I will invite you to share some of your favorite songs for Music Monday. What's on your playlist? What are you listening to right now? Are there any artists or songs you want to hear next week? ­čÖé

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Music Mondays: Residente’s Rap

Residente is one of my favorite rappers. If you don't understand Spanish, then you may not understand my fascination with this artist, but regardless I am going to share. My children listen to everything I listen to because they are always with me. Usually, my oldest daughter does not like my music choices but when… Continue reading Music Mondays: Residente’s Rap

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Music Monday: Girl Stuff Mary J. Blige

Today- I decided to take it back- back into time, when I was young a full of life. Now I reminisce about that time. ┬áThe soulful sounds of Mary J singing through a busted radio with a makeshift antenna┬átrying to get reception. When you're searching for a real love because you can love him knowing… Continue reading Music Monday: Girl Stuff Mary J. Blige

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Music Monday: Mumford and Sons

For this installment of Music Monday I chose Mumford and Sons. Some days I just love to listen to them. I Will Wait For You to listen like a Little Lion Man in The Cave, waiting for you to Wake My Soul. Enjoy! https://youtu.be/R5HO-X_fR7o https://youtu.be/Xd8tOAJMA8Q https://youtu.be/x6rYPHmSzcE

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Music Monday’s

I forgot it was Monday and that I should be sharing some music. In the spirit of this weekend-here are my choices. Notice the recurring theme! Because I am a queen that thing goes on-and-on. https://youtu.be/Mq86e4Fhja0 https://youtu.be/T6QKqFPRZSA https://youtu.be/-CPCs7vVz6s

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Monday Music Mania

I first came across Snow Tha Product when I purchased The Hamilton Mixtape. I don't know why I didn't think of looking her up then. Her flow crosses the language line with ease, she's a rapper. So when the Immigrants video dropped last week I went to YouTube to look at what she's done. With… Continue reading Monday Music Mania

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Monday Music Musings: MAGIC

Some days I just want some smooth easy reggae sounds to listen to with the windows down and the music so loud everyone can hear it and that's when I put MAGIC on. Because sometimes I want to put on that red dress, let my hair down and hope no one kills the magic. For… Continue reading Monday Music Musings: MAGIC