Tag Archives: blessed

My Morning Bus Driver

We met when he stopped the bus in the middle of the road so I could get in. You cannot really run with that cast, he said. And I liked him since that day. Every morning, he would show up … Continue reading

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Tired, Renewed and Loved

    There are days when I’m tired…tired of tiredness, tired of people, tired of Silvia trying to understand people, tired of thinking that people mean well. Am I as selfish as I think some people around me behave? Probably! … Continue reading

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On Your Birthday, My Sweet Mother

My dearest mother Mary, I thought about writing you a poem, but it made me nervous to think that I couldn’t write something amazingly special for you. However, you can never go wrong with a letter. As a kid, I … Continue reading

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Yes, I am Loved

I’ve been sad for many reasons. One of them (and it’s not really the main one) is that I feel that I’m not really loved in my new home. Now, I know this is a lie. I know people love … Continue reading

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I Say It Now

I didn’t grow up saying grace before meals. However, my Avi always used to say thank you to my abue once he was done eating his lunch. My abue used to answer thanks be to God. When I write this, I … Continue reading

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Easter Sunday Will Always Be Special

One year ago, on Easter Sunday, I received the Eucharist after 15 years of being away from such beautiful Sacrament. I cannot explain how much my life has changed since that day! I was raised Catholic in Mexico, and I … Continue reading

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