Vanessa Mari has not received any gifts yet
Everyone around me seems to already feel their Christmas spirit. My peers have already posted their Christmas tree pictures on facebook and changed their profile picture to something festive...My neighbors have decorated their house beautifully...I on the other hand have not gotten into the Christmas spirit yet. I still have my profile picture with my cat, my house is plain and un-christmasy and my tree is still in a box. It might be that I have so much things to do from the university and…Continue
At the moment I am stressed...and sometimes stress can make you feel like you can't do anything. Sometimes I wish I had another me that could help me with all of the responsibilities I have. As you grow older, you have more and more responsibilities, and handling them can at times be difficult.
Once we go into college a new realization hits us...we are no longer in high school, nor can we rely on mom and dad to save the day. It is our responsibility to do things and do them right.…Continue
I come from a very proud family. I was raised to love my culture and my heritage, and for that I greatly appreciate my family. I think this is something very important for Puerto Ricans, because as a colony from the United States, many feel as if our culture is being lost...as we no longer have an identity of our own. Not only this, but being a colony also takes away our independence and freedom. This is one of the reasons there has been formed various misconceptions of Puerto Ricans that I…Continue
I recently discovered October is stop bullying month. As I thought about different topics I could write about, the first thing that came to my mind was the constant bullying to the LGBT community. We have heard all the stories of harassment and violence towards the LGBT community and to many of us this are sad news to hear. But today, through this blog, I am going to write about the unconscious bullying we sometimes do. We do this without noticing, we might be offensive towards someone. We…Continue