Key of Istanbul was in my hands. I only needed to find out what is it that I wanted to unlock.
This story is not about me, it’s about the fascinating humans I’ve met all around the world. So let the journey through their lives begin.
We yearn to be deserving of the status of being blessed, of being the chosen ones.
“Hmmm. Yes, but with a couple of caveats.”
This year for the first time ever, Mexico held a Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead ) parade.
How to take shots properly. Pa’ arriba, pa’ abajo, pal centro y pal carajo.
Are you thinking about dressing up like an “Native American Princess” for Halloween this year? Or wearing blackface to be a “Zulu Warrior”? (I wish I was kidding) Or what about dressing like a “Mexican Mariachi player” or wearing a kimono to dress like a sexy “geisha”? Please don’t. These are not costumes. They are cultures and identities.
Just one drink. Forget all your principles, your beliefs, your code.
He’ll storm away, leaving me to hear the bitter words of, “I told you so,” by Anxiety and Depression once again.
But now as you wait to give up your child for theirs, with him right by your side, you feel the all-encompassing force of the love you held for him, slowly metastasize into hate.