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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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

ALERT: Book Recommendation!

If you have not read everyone's a aliebn when you're a aliebn too I wholeheartedly recommend that you pick up a copy and read it. This a heartwarming tale. A book that takes all of 30 minutes to read. This book explores life, death, love, happiness, sadness, humility, acceptance, how to make friends and what a friend … Continue reading ALERT: Book Recommendation!

Stone Hearts

Stone hearts And stoic faces Bodies moving Unfamiliar places Trying to adjust Appearing to fit in Harboring inside What can’t be shared at all Internally digesting Events that make you cringe Knowing that it’s yours to keep Preserving classification Your privacy in tact No one privileged enough To get through the external hallowed out remains … Continue reading Stone Hearts