by Sarah T.
Society never fails to single out the minorities, it harvests them one by one until their roots are detached from the ground. “The American Dream,” how lovely it is, it […]
I was born into an immigrant family. Life was difficult and my family came to America with nothing. They worked so hard when they came here to make sure they […]
As a child, I was embarrassed of my parents for not speaking the language: English. I would be in elementary school and see other parents using English while my parents […]
I want to be happy, not just because
I meet other people’s expectations but because
I exceed my own.
I remember all the nature around me,
The mountains around a beautiful place called Guayabitos,
The people walking in the street,
coming back home after working the whole day.
a blooming generation of a beautiful culture
With a little Sazon!
i felt as if i had been choked out
as if there were rocks in my stomach
When someone says, “what do you want to be when you grow up?”
I answer, “alive.”
I am the color of my skin
That is rich in melanin
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