"But you're Not Black!" That is often the response I get when people that know I'm Puerto Rican hear my poetry or hear me speak about how comfortable I am embracing my African culture. It's true, I'm not African American, and truth be told, if you took away my ethnicity- Hispanic/Latina- I'm a mix of [...]
If that’s you and you’re like me, just pushing for “one more day”… or “I’m not feeling, too bad” or “I don’t want to call 911 because -what if it’s nothing?” Please stop.
It's really fun finding things to do outside with the kids and grand-kids during the day, especially as the weather warms up in the Spring or the weather cools down in the fall. And while daytime activities are plentiful, sometimes it's not as easy to come up with things to do during twilight or evening [...]
"When you come to the edge of all you know, you must believe...."