I woke up early the next day and headed to work. I worked inside a mall and the holiday hours were long and dreadful. I think I had to be at work at 6am. It was 12/16/12 and it was my coworker's birthday. I walked in with balloons and a cake for her. She had… Continue reading #128 Yama Part 3
The hospital was its own scene. Uncles, Aunts, Grandma, cousins, siblings, and parents of Yama, my eldest brother...crowded up the waiting room. While I was walking in, I ran into Yama's ex girlfriend of ten years..Hazel. She was by herself. We said hello and I kept walking. Yama was married and it was strange that… Continue reading #127 Yama Part 2
It was a cold rainy day. I was working as a store manager at a toy shop. It was December 15, 2012, the holiday season was in full swing. We had just survived 12/12/12. You know, the day the world was suppose to end according the the Mayan/Aztecs calendar. But, the world didn’t end for… Continue reading #126 Yama Part 1
I’ve been volunteering for LAUSD food services. We hand out meals to the families in need of them. Today, at my location, we handed out almost 1,500 meals. It was ALOT. I am a little scared about volunteering because I am scared that it’s going to put my family at risk. At the same time,… Continue reading #125 hanging in there
I have been MIA. I know. Way before the virus spread, I took a week off from blogging and right now, I can't remember why. Maybe I was just busy? This week I didn't write because this entire virus situation was scary, confusing and I needed time to process what was going on. I lost… Continue reading #124 Stay Safe
I’ve never been big on voting because I don’t think it does anything. At the end of the day it goes back to whatever the government wants and not what the people want. Women are such incredible beings. I read a book called “The Giver of Stars” and it really showcased a women’s worth during… Continue reading #123 is a women’s place after a man?
It’s been hard to blog the last couple of days. I usually aim for three a week but last week I settled for two. I was extremely tired and I was very present in my everyday life. I tried to write many times ...I even have a whole draft about how I had a good… Continue reading #122 options