It’s been a while since I have written in this space and not because there is a lack of things to write. I have poetry fragments, real life ruminations on mami’hood and other matters. Pero honestly I have been fighting against a funk. The pace of my vida makes it easy to just role with Continue reading →
I’m plugging away in my other more “worky” spaces and obligations while building up the courage to walk down the calle to pawn something to I can buy pull ups.
I’ve been trying hard to write here everyday, and write meaningful cosas, poems, experiences etc etc, pero no te voy a mentir, it’s feeling hard. I am struggling to feed my kids and keep a roof over their heads. I am fighting for health insurance for them which I already wrote a little here and Continue reading →
I was looking forward to my tax refund this year. It totaled almost two month’s worth of rent and meant that maybe I could get new chairs so that my kids and I aren’t sitting on stools from the 99 cent store. I was excited about buying a proper sofa bed for la mapu to Continue reading →
No entiendo. No entiendo how in my little familia, the three of us have three different levels of healthcare. Today I went it to recertify my kids for their State Child Health Insurance, aka S-CHIP, in NYC it’s Child Health Plus. La Mapu may have scoliosis and may need a brace. I was hoping that Continue reading →