Afraid of Being

Throughout my life I thought I knew who I was and who I wanted to be. But I realized all my self-expectations were dictated by who I thought others wanted me to be. Now, I am relearning to be human by searching for myself. I am a straight middle-class white latino woman in a latinContinue reading “Afraid of Being”

Afraid not to die

Each time we put our feet out of bed, each time we create something, each time we defend our rights, each time we remain silent when we know we should speak up, each time we ask for help, we are all battling our fears. Sometimes, even each breath we take is a battle, but society demands that weContinue reading “Afraid not to die”