Luis Santiago

Luis

Share Tweet Pin Reddit +1 Share Flip Stumble EmailShares 0I’m thinking of Luis today. He lost his sister a long time ago. He was young, she was younger. It destroyed his parents. Of course, her death would. That is expected. He was hurt too, but their mourning consumed them and life was no longer happy and normal. Christmas stopped. Celebrations and joy were on hold. Rituals became meaningless for them.… Read More »

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The boys I loved and how I learned to be wary of strange men

[Stranger Danger]

Share4 Reddit1 Stumble1 Tweet Pin +1 Share Flip EmailShares 6Madly in Love When I was a little girl I had many crushes and was ‘madly in love’ with boys and men. All of them were older than me. I met my first love at around the age of 5. He was 40 and one of my father’s colleagues, his name was Henri. I only met him a couple of times… Read More »

Finding a path and holding on

even when you think - it’s not alright.

Share Tweet Pin Reddit +1 Share Flip Stumble EmailShares 0Growing up Catholic, I went the whole nine yards but never asked why. I was Christened, wore my pretty white dress for Holy Communion and finished it off with Confirmation and even went to Catholic school. God was barely mentioned at home, we rarely went to Church, these Catholic rituals were more of an excuse for a party. My daughter used… Read More »