La patria ya no es por I wrote this piece in the plane on my last JetBlue return flight, after meeting many great professionals at Clinica Salus in San Juan, PR, and being prompted to think about island economics, lower standard of living, brain drain, exodus, the dream of the return… I sort of saw an island in the clouds — a repetition of the ground below, only made of shifting water vapor…by the way, this process happened in Spanish, so here it is, untranslated and unedited. Hay praderas y hay colinas. And all our ancestors would be there, fishing the same hole: Se me olvida si voy o vengo. Not only do our veterans pay for it, but the people whom we turn into consumers ourselves included pay for it every day. I try to find time later, and sometimes include Little Girl in the afternoon for a little nature watching. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use.
Twitter was a good strategy for them. The Obama administration announced today that it will offer indefinite reprieves from deportation for young immigrants who were brought to the country as minors and meet other specific requirements. The product, by the way, is Crossover Mac Impersonator, a piece of software that allows Mac users to open Windows applications allegedly without the hassle of a license, thus transgressively crossing platforms. I started talking to her very softly, narrating the scene every morning. My paternal grandparents were married in that same church. Those masks are ourselves, the people of my generation who either physically left the island, or abandoned the path the ancestors would have preferred we followed. This list from Ragan Comm.
See article in El Nuevo Dia: She dutifully sits on command.
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An independence that never came. Now that the lunar new year has started and the Earth seems to be readjusting to worle steady beat, I ponder my place in this great in-between space I call home. That concept will prevail into the next phase. Ben Eastaugh and Chris Sternal-Johnson. October 20, in Uncategorized 3 comments. La colonia es ahora el imperio — pero no nos damos cuenta de nuestro propio poder.
Email Subscription Receive new-post notifications from VidaTraducida. Vida Traducida A translated life claiming territory in either language. The kicker is watching the straight faces of these two bearded men delivering their lines while impersonating Cher and Lucille Ball. Or maybe they were the zombies who would give in to profiteering and sell the land to condo developers.
Then, I came across this gem: Maybe a choir rtaducida children who sing about protecting the resources we still have.
I recommended Twitter to a NC client who happened to be into grassroots events. So much tweeting energy needs to be transformed into something new and re usable. Mascaras de Hatillo, by H. I try to find time later, and sometimes include Little Girl in the afternoon for a little nature watching.
Tall bird in the water! Si voy de vacaciones o regreso de negocios. July 4, in Uncategorized Leave a comment.
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My new dog Cheeva is turning into quite the laid-back nature observer. Nothing like a couple of weeks spent in a living, breathing colony called Puerto Rico to remember that freedom is not free. A song about a sustainable Earth where we grow more food locally and process less imported molasses. Hablamos tanto de la patria, pero no la entendemos. I at least deem it fit to be shown during the Superbowl.
This list from Ragan Comm. Caribbean Amphibians fieworks, Puerto Rican crested toad Leave a comment. Blogging Blues February jimmu, in Uncategorized Leave a comment. A 70 millas por la autopista de Arecibo a San Juan y parece que hace siglos que estoy manejando. I often wonder what will happen to all this electronic garbage.
La isla es un universo cambiante. And he would rally the dancers, he would convoke the wind and rise in a spiral into a Caribbean black hole…and remind us how to fish the malevolent tongue of the night. The first time she set foot in her new yard there were far too many things that looked like prey.
Are tweets like the confetti-like, round bits of paper from a hole-puncher? This is not eay the evolution of the spirit-filled saraka of which we speak today — unless we mean rum spirits.
And no matter how business-like or how academic we get, eatch spirits are undeniably present. Drink a Rum — Lord Kitchener. Looking back, I see a different picture. La patria ya no es por Still, I think of Twitter as an unwanted side effect of our capitalist system. June 15, in Uncategorized Leave a comment. It was deferred, but it was not forgotten.
She only bolts for a loud crow that likes to tease her from the red maple. Se me olvida si voy o vengo. The product, by the way, is Crossover Mac Impersonator, a piece of software that allows Mac users to open Windows applications allegedly without the hassle of a license, thus transgressively crossing platforms.
Twitter has a good offer of recipient-controlled communication. My paternal grandparents were married in that same church.
Los problemas de la isla pueden ser como las iguanas verdes: