First Generation Grad

"Today's accomplishments were yesterday's impossibilities" On December 17, 1996 I was born. The first granddaughter to my maternal grandparents. The first daughter to my parents. The first niece to my maternal uncles. I was 6 months when my dad left us in El Salvador to come to the US. I don't remember even noticing his … Continue reading First Generation Grad


El Primero

Do you see the wrath in my eyes As you pierce that hole Through my soul Through my heart that you stole How could you You were blind Blind to everything that I gave Everything that you had Everything that we made Was it ever enough? Even when the sex was rough Even when you … Continue reading El Primero