Healing, Latino culture, Mexican traditions, Writing

Heartbreak, Love Potions and Curanderas

If there's a book that you want to read, but it hasn't been written yet, then you must write it-Toni Morrison Writing, especially novels is a long hard road. Sometimes people ask, "Are you finished yet?" "What's happening with that story you told me about?" Oh, that story. Well, three years later I'm finished with… Continue reading Heartbreak, Love Potions and Curanderas

Latino culture

A to Z Challenge: R is for Rana and a Rhyme

R is for Rana, a frog. Anytime a kid in the neighborhood (under age 5) fell or got a cut his/her mother would rub or tap the area and sing this: Spanish: “Sana, sana, colita de rana, y si no se cura ahorita, se cura mañana.” In English, it's confusing and doesn't make sense. “Healthy,… Continue reading A to Z Challenge: R is for Rana and a Rhyme