I finally watched “Aladdin” this last weekend and honestly, it was everything I was hoping for and more! Aladdin was one of those stories that my dad and mom used to read to me, and probably one of the firsts I read by myself. I had this book that was a compilation of stories for … Continue reading How Aladdin Gave Me “A New Fantastic Point Of View”
“It was then that I knew I had a chance: I could live a quiet life or I could make the most of this new life I had been given. I am determined to continue my fight until every girl can go to school.”
...I just hope that one day, history can stop repeating itself.
If you’re anything like me, you probably don’t really like going to the gym. I’ve tried, but I just don’t like it. I guess I got used to exercising at home, which believe me, it’s not all that bad. I’ve been doing youtube videos of workouts at home for years now, and during the months … Continue reading 5 YouTube Channels to Workout at Home
When I was a little girl, I always thought that being a lawyer was boring. My dad was one, and he was always in an office, desk full of papers and it just seemed awful. So one day I told him: “don’t get your hopes up, I’m never going to be a lawyer”. But then, … Continue reading 10 Lessons Law School Gave Me About Life
“Always continue walking a lot and loving nature, for that’s the real way to learn to understand art better and better. Painters understand nature and love it. And teach us to see”
I’ve always had a deep connection with music. I have playlist saved for every possible occasion. I listen from pop, to hip-hop, to country, to classic music and even mariachi. So today, I decided to share part of my Girl Empowerment playlist, that I listen to whenever I need inspiration to keep going. Some of … Continue reading 20 Girl Empowerment Songs
Story of an eating disorder...
I turned 23 years old last February, and lately I’ve caught myself constantly thinking about how much I’ve grown (old, mentally and spiritually) in the last few years. So on this sunny April afternoon, while I’m sitting here watching cars pass down my street, drinking my iced coffee, I decided I would write down a … Continue reading 23 things I’ve learned in life
On the last essay I wrote for his class, my english teacher left a note: NEVER STOP WRITING. YOU HAVE A TALENT. And just like that, I made a promise in my mind that I would never give up on writing, no matter where life might take me.
Can I ever be enough? If I got scars that I can't show I've been broken, I've been shoved. I've been pushed into the darkness, And I've been screaming through the madness. I'm tired of lying to myself Like a doll, sitting still on a shelf With a smile on her face, so unaware of … Continue reading Enough For Me