Q & A

Papucho at National Library in Santiago  It was seventy degrees in Santiago and my dad and I sat down in my sister Pauly’s living room when I began typing away. Me: Why did they (my grandparents) name you Eduardo? Dad: I don’t know, I guess it’s a pretty name haha {has a smirk on his…

Rumbos

“Pero no amo tus pies, sino porque anduvieron sobre la tierra y sobre el viento y sobre el agua, hasta que me encontraron” -Pablo Neruda {Tus Pies, 1952}  Queria que anduvieras por mis rumbos Seguir mis pasos en cada aventura Sentir el dolor de mis pies tras horas de haber caminado Por Isla Negra, la…

Tired Feet

   We all have busy lives, days when we feel that we are the only ones that suffer or work 13-hour shifts. What we fail to understand is that we are not alone and we are not the only ones. I constantly feel that I have a helmet on everyday that I must wear to…

Literary Elitism

The following is an account on today’s events. I am Literary Studies major, therefore I still enjoy frequenting bookstores having them be a chain or independently owned. I put long hours into what I felt was my passion: reading and writing. I am the first one to tell you that I have a bookshelf full…

Tragedy of the Commons

“I’ve made up my mind to find out all about you minutely. But as I have no one from whom I can find out anything, you must tell me everything fully yourself. Well, what sort of man are you? Come, make haste—begin—tell me your whole history”- Fyodor Dostoyevsky’s White Nights “This is it”- we begin to…

Guest Blogger: Girl Riot !!!

Whether you sway towards soul,rock,pop or psychedelic tunes, Fernando does not judge. A true lover of music, better yet, of all that music triggers and makes us feel, Fernando has since an early age documented the most precedented and powerful moments in Music’s history. He can recite hundreds of albums, EP’s, singles and artists that have made…

MY PATH

(From left to right: Myself, Danya, Paulina) “Is having children on your priority list?” “I’m not going to answer that question. I’m not mad at you for asking that question, but I’ve said it before: I don’t think people ask men those questions.” —Zooey Deschanel Being the youngest of my siblings I was constantly surrounded…