A Gap Year Benefits Everyone

  Taking some time off after graduating, and it does not matter if is from high school or college, could bring more happiness to this messy world. Our societies are fed up with stress and unhappy people; can you think about anything that can bring more content to our future generations? I do, it is…

Un lugar llamado: Toledo, OH

   Este fue un viaje que comenzó con el propósito de darle gracias a Dios por lo que he logrado y para agradecerle a los que me han ayudado durante este camino.    Como ya sabrán, tenia tiempo sin salir de la ciudad, este año sigue siendo esa montaña rusa desde que comenzó y mi…

Technology = Quality of Life

   The American writer David Wong said “New technology is not good or evil in and of itself. It’s all about how people choose to use it”.   How dependent upon technology are we in our daily lives? High tech is positively influencing our lives and what is certain, what is considered good to some,…

How Do Working Moms Positively Impact Their Families?

“All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her”. George Washington According to the Pew Research Center, 41 percent of adults believe that working mothers are something negative for society, while just 22 percent say the net impact is…

#MeToo, Too

  Do you know how does it feel to feel afraid of saying “I was a victim too”? A few years ago, I used to work in a Hospital in Caracas as part of the administrative staff. It was the dream job until one day I had a terrible experience. I was sexually harassed by…

What I Know For Sure On My 35th Year

I have been trying to write this since my birthday. 35 is making a lot of noise in my head and keeps me checking my face in the mirror every morning to see if I have a new wrinkle. I never thought I would be in this moment where I am right now. If you…

Step by Step…here I go.

  2018 started like a roller-coaster but so far, I’m enjoying the speeding. How much do you know about me lately? Not much, right? Sometimes I feel it is a good thing to keep my important matter for myself, but at the same time I would like to share with you my progress. Why do…

Goals for 2018.

Sometimes (but most of the time) the best things in life are not things, and other times we learned that in a harsh way.  Building a path away from home it is not easy, in fact, it is the hardest thing ever when you are by yourself, but one thing is certain, the journey comes…

How to survive the Christmas blues when you are far away from home

Yes, being away from home on holidays it’s a feeling hard to describe but Venezuelans, we are stuff, right? And we have being kind of mastering this since we left home years ago. Some of us got lucky enough to be adopted for other families that invited us to spend this season with them, but…

Sepultando una utopía

Creo que las dudas siempre estarán ahí. Una relación que se mantenía caliente solo a ratos,solo  cuando las distancias se acortaban cuando uno de los dos decidía. Los nervios siempre estaban sobre la mesa, aún cuando no éramos extraños, pero después de unas copas, ya todo desaparecía, inclusive la ropa. Fue una aventura que se…

365 días sin ti…

  A veces siento que aún estoy dormida, que cuando abra los ojos, ahí estarás, parado en mi puerta como hacías cuando estaba de vacaciones de la universidad y me preguntabas si iba a pasar todo el día durmiendo. Siempre usabas tus pantalones color crema, tu camisa manga corta de rayas o la de cuadros…