The Benefits of Self-Authoring

I write a journal with personal reflections since I’m 7. Life was never easy, but to have a space where I could reflect and write about my whereabouts and my feelings certainly made things clearer to me. Some people call it journaling, writing in a diary, that kind of stuff. Although self-authoring is quite different,…

Nostalgia

¿Qué es lo que hace a alguien salirse de su madre patria y vivir en otro país? Dejarlo todo: familia, a la madre, a tus amigos, a tu casa y a tu tierra: esa tierra que te vio nacer. ¿Dinero? ¿Oportunidades? ¿Felicidad? ¿Poder? ¿Amor? ¿Curiosidad? Cada quién tendremos una respuesta diferente, si es que alguna…

Women And Career: Can We Have It All?

I confess I used to have a romantic idea about my role of being a woman. When I was a young girl, I loved to play with dolls. I dressed them, fed them and made stories about their lives and whereabouts of their days. I took quite intuitively my role of mother and main caregiver…