Journaling and Coloring


For me both journaling and coloring are great for the soul. Then again all art forms are soulful experiences for me. I published a book that focuses on both journaling and coloring. The book contains mandalas i drew and pages to jot down reflections. I included some inspirational quotes that I call food for thought. My mentor and longtime friend recently commented on my book. … Continue reading Journaling and Coloring

We Are Who We Love And No One Can Change That


We are who we love and no one can change that. We are a part of their souls; We met somewhere in time; And the memory remained.   We are who we love and no one can change that. Our hearts knew each other before we became earthly. The awareness was purposeful. The love was simply too great. It could be said, It was fate. … Continue reading We Are Who We Love And No One Can Change That

Are you thinking what I am thinking?


Are you thinking what I am thinking?   Today has been very perplexing. Are you thinking what I am thinking? I do not understand what is happening! Are you thinking what I am thinking? Someone requested that I not worry. Hah! Are you thinking what I am thinking? Yes often our minds are our worst enemy! Are you thinking what I am thinking? I am … Continue reading Are you thinking what I am thinking?

Poemattic Becomes Bilingual in 2016


This decision is not linked to a New Year’s resolution because I do not believe in making resolutions. The other day, coincidently at the beginning of this year, I was thinking about the fact that I am totally bilingual and that I write poems and stories in Spanish. Some pieces are direct translations but many I originally wrote in Spanish. I found a few in … Continue reading Poemattic Becomes Bilingual in 2016

Josephina sees herself in the mirror


Josephina sees herself in the mirror for the very first time her baby blues open wide in awe of the image she does not know yet belongs to her for she is only seven months old Josephina examines the face carefully moves in closer looks straight into her own eyes Wrinkles her tiny nose giggles joyfully in approval of the beautiful little girl probably thinking … Continue reading Josephina sees herself in the mirror