Forging My Own Definition of Love

Dad’s misogyny and mis-guided masculinity will not diminish me.

The Fury and Fear

I don’t need to look for the roots of Dad’s misogyny. I don’t want to. What I do want to do is to actively disengage, find a refuge, an away-ness. Saving myself sounds high-drama because it was. (It is). Escape isn’t always a planned event. Survivors of…



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Ruben Mauricio

My dreams persist, therfore I ponder: writing my first opera, !Respiro!, finding lost relatives in Warsaw,opening my Mexican-Polish bakery in Detroit.