Mami, Como Te Amo

Me ha tomado un año finalizar esta pieza para vos, porque he dudado en mis habilidades para encontrar  la palabras adecuadas para expresar cuanto te amo. Espero que estos párrafos puedan expresar la magnitud de tu ser. Vos fuiste mi primer maestra y la más estricta. Me enseñaste a decir mis primeras palabras y a … Continue reading Mami, Como Te Amo

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To The Women Who Gained Weight In College

This is for all the women who are learning to love themselves after gaining weight. I love seeing women show their before and after pictures after losing their unwanted weight. However, I think we also need to see women show their progress in other forms of self love. Over the past three years I've gained … Continue reading To The Women Who Gained Weight In College

12 Inspirational Women of Color at Drake University

Thank you to Sophia Osborne for these amazing and beautiful photos. Women of color were born to lead, inspire, and bless this world with their excellence. Unfortunately, it takes years for us to know their names and their contributions. I'm tired of seeing the efforts of women of color erased over and over again. After … Continue reading 12 Inspirational Women of Color at Drake University

Undocumented, Unafraid, Unapologetic…Depressed

For my 11 million undocumented brothers and sisters who have or continue their battle with depression while undocumented. As she walked towards the car I could tell something was wrong. I asked her how her day was and tears quickly formed around her beautiful brown eyes. "I think I'm depressed," she said. She was ashamed. … Continue reading Undocumented, Unafraid, Unapologetic…Depressed