Why Not Me?

The alarm went off at 3am. What the hell am I doing up at this hour? Groggy and bleary-eyed, I rolled out of bed and turned my computer on. Ah, this is what happens when you procrastinate, I told myself. I'd let myself go up against a deadline and decided to wake up several hours …

Mama Who Bore Me

We fight. We laugh. We gossip. We debate. We love and we live. She taught me the value of sacrifice by example. She paved the way for me so long ago by breaking through language, financial and cultural barriers to get my family the very best that she could. She showed me what it was …