The Nomad People Of The Mountain
i come from a place where men carry firelights in their palm married women wear painted faces, and bangles adorn their arms.
Banksy's Message And The Plight Of Climate Change
What transcends culture, differences in language and customs will always be art. The power of images to get the message across could never be diminished. It unifies people into one consciousness. That is why these street artists, who are using their talents to highlight the message of climate change, are so important to me.
They brought an old lady, the color of funeral ash said she might be able to beat the demon out of me before I do something rash.
Papaji, An Ode To Fatherhood In Color
Papaji, when you lifted me in the air, with your hands bronzed brown in the hot-baked sun strengthened due to working the plow
The Monster In Still Waters
I've always been in awe of the sea as it moves, drawing in as I breath in and then with a power that frightens it moves away as if alive, a giant living monster with ships clawing at its belly and though it grows it has no roots. How is it not alive when it eats? Even now, I feel the weight of the water as it laps at our boat hungrily.
The Story Of The Crafty Sugar Glider On The Red Bus
''To err is human, to forgive, canine.'' After the passing of my father who left behind a 14 year old Labradoodle, our family thought we were done with pets. Little did we know, we were in for a sugar-y treat.
I was told there would be Cake
I guess you come to expect certain things of yourself and are astounded when things don't go the way you had planned it in your head. My first embarrassing story coincides with the time I watched my first horror movie.
- Second Place in Sister Circle Challenge
In the Times Of Xenophobia
Dear Mama Anita, Mama, when we came here first, the language was the hardest part wasn't it? You practiced for hours, head bent over my borrowed laptop watching videos and old CDs. I remember the trips to the libraries, where you painstakingly selected the best books, and audiotapes and copied word for word pages upon pages of the mysterious English language.