A Victim of Domestic Violence Speaks Out

In early April, The New York Times reported that cases of domestic violence were on the rise. The recent lockdown has forced many couples to remain in confinement due to worldwide restrictions. Most people quarantined at home with nowhere to go. Distractions are eliminated forcing couples to confront a reality that isn’t always pretty, aggravated … More A Victim of Domestic Violence Speaks Out

The Beast

There are women all over the globe walking among the crowds, physically and emotionally battered. Bruises meticulously covered to ensure no one can see through to their pain. The secret is safe, long as the black and blues stay below the shoulders.  Aggression that can happen to any woman because it crosses cultural, educational, financial and … More The Beast

“The Grape”

The MeToo movement was created to provide support for survivors of sexual violence. The group began to help young minorities living in economically disadvantaged communities deal with this traumatic event. The world took greater notice to the movement about a year ago. Celebrity voices stepped up to speak against the abuse of power being used … More “The Grape”

Alive

On Tuesday, I took the day off to spend with my teenage daughter who was off school. We took advantage of the quiet weekday to check out a matinee. It was easy deciding on the movie since we have similar interests in films. We gravitate towards films that show the strength of our human spirit. … More Alive

The Power of Words

Books are gifts of knowledge. The libraries around the world hold millions of pages of writings. This collection of information carries an endless variety of stories with authors’ display of their own perception and understanding of the world around us. These manuscripts hold many stories containing characters of different point of views, lives, lessons we … More The Power of Words

Nadie Vive en Cabeza de Nadie Pero Cuantas Vidas Tenemos Que Perder?

Hoy el mundo perdio una madre, hija y esposa.  Fallecio la diseñadora Kate Spade de un aparente suicidio. Nuestra cabeza es un mundo de profundidades que ningun otro puede leer.  Frecuentemente, se nos hace dificil hasta encontrar alguien que pueda interpretar lo que comunicamos verbalmente.  Somos complicados porque estamos llenos de emociones y pensamientos que … More Nadie Vive en Cabeza de Nadie Pero Cuantas Vidas Tenemos Que Perder?

The Bride Wore Black

The day would arrive when friends and family would witness the evolution of what their relationship had become after 5 years. She wore black unlike brides before her. A meticulously adorned face with jewelry that could not match her exquisite beauty. The makeup  almost angelic fit for the delicate princess everyone was there to see … More The Bride Wore Black