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About Me Stories

I’m Ashamed To Take My Shirt Off

What do you hide, even from the people who supposedly know you best?

young boy covering his face shamefully

I’ve been hiding a painful secret for more than half my life. It’s affected how I treat myself, family, friends, and strangers, essentially shaping who I’ve been. Now, I’m finally ready to shed it — prepared to shine some light on imperfections, the cost of carrying shame, and how to unburden…



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Rice & Beans

I’m a Father, Marathon Runner, Teacher & Parenting Consultant. My goal is to affirm, celebrate, and elevate Latino parents of the past/present/future.