Tag Archives: love-story

Ten Years and Two Reasons

This August I will be celebrating 10 years since I moved to Canada. I’m 32, so pretty much I’ve lived a third of my life in this country. It doesn’t feel like that at all. I came to Canada when I … Continue reading

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Once I am There…At Daily Mass

It is always worth it, no matter how hard it feels sometimes. It is always inspiring, even in the darkest and grayest days. It always strengthens me and consoles me. It makes me feel blessed and I smile…my tears are … Continue reading

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Our Love In Canada

Our love in Canada is:   Multicultural We’re in!  We look different, and actually, we are different! A mestiza and a white man, a Mexican and a Canadian. I have no interest in finding out where exactly my great-grandfather from … Continue reading

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Not Anymore

I’ve truly loved you for years, for thousands of minutes, through maple leaves on the ground and dandelions on the grass.   I used to dream that I could be hugged and kissed without asking for it. I used to … Continue reading

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Growing with Mary

As a little girl, the first Saturday of every month I used to go to church and offer flowers to the Virgin Mary. I’m not sure I remember this, maybe these memories I have are based on old photos that … Continue reading

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Love isn’t enough

Mexican love stories don’t have a happy ending. It doesn’t matter if they are based on real love, it doesn’t matter if they take place in the city or small little towns, if it’s 1930 or 2007. Love may be … Continue reading

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