THERE WAS A BIG BROWN MOTH resting on the front upper collar of a navy blazer hanging in the store. For a moment I thought it was an adornment I would be seeing in the new collection, but as I brought my head a few inches close to it, I realized it was a real… Continue reading Wonderful! Wonderful!
I GOT OFF THE TAXI AND STRUT through the wide and bright hallways of the Galerías mall feeling like I was not the cheerful and friendly person everyone seems to like, but like my true no-fucks-giving delusional self. When I walk, don’t simply walk. I was wearing my favorite ripped light-blue skinny-jeans that showcase the… Continue reading The Primadonna Wears Zara
IT'S GEMINI SEASON. I'LL BE TURING 33 in a few days. I believe I’m the happiest I’ve been in my life. When I try to remember why I used to be so miserable I realize I don’t recognize who I used to be. How many versions of me have there been before? They’re gone. They are… Continue reading Rebel In Sheep’s Clothing
TONIGHT IS THE FIRST OFFICIAL NICARAGUAN HOLIDAY OF THE SEASON — I think Black Friday should be considered official too — and for another year, I will not be having Gallina Rellena for dinner. I got myself a Triple Bacon burger and fries from McDonald's. I am not catholic, I'm atheist, but the excitement and cheering… Continue reading Wonderful Time Of The Year
I WAS LYING IN MY BED AFTER MIDNIGHT on a Saturday. I was watching Netflix and having my usual cup of Rosé, but this night I was not alone. I’ve been seeing this guy for a couple of months. He’s a handsome, smart, tall, and a grounded good man with white skin. He’s a sweetheart,… Continue reading Once Upon A Sex Life
I WAS SITTING INSIDE A COFFEE SHOP, a couple of Sundays ago, waiting for my friend to arrive. I had just started my new job in the same company we met three years ago, when she was a shy 22 year-old girl without any experience. She's in a management position now. I'm starting over in a… Continue reading Consideration For An Airhead
A FEW YEARS AGO, WHEN I WAS IN COLLEGE, I took a digital illustration and painting course. One day, the teacher showed us a few illustrated books for children, and there was one in particular that I can't remember the name, but truly made a big impression in my mind. It was a story about… Continue reading The Frozen King