Sufficient

By: Gabriela Yareliz Society, it fights capitalism and the patriarchy. We censor and then uncensor— we keep searching for something we can break through or break from that will liberate us from all oppressions and oppressors. I am not quite sure what made us decide that the problem is another person or an outside system.Continue reading “Sufficient”

Notes from “A Tale for the Time Being”

“Print is predictable and impersonal, conveying information in a mechanical transaction with the reader’s eye. Handwriting, by contrast, resists the eye, reveals its meaning slowly, and is as intimate as skin.” Ruth Ozeki, A Tale for the Time Being “That’s what it feels like when I write, like I have this beautiful world in myContinue reading “Notes from “A Tale for the Time Being””

Heart Flow

By: Gabriela Yareliz “You have to keep breaking your heart until it opens.” Rumi It has been such a difficult year, this 2016. It has been a mess. To give credit where credit is due, there have been a fair share of miracles. This year has mostly been characterized, however, by the twist in yourContinue reading “Heart Flow”

Monday Inspiration: December 7, 2015

“Love doesn’t sit there like a stone, it has to be made, like bread; remade all of the time, made new.” Ursula K. LeGuin By: Gabriela Yareliz As the true and old Kanye West fan that I am, I will start out by saying that our 2020 presidential hopeful and wife Kim K. West welcomedContinue reading “Monday Inspiration: December 7, 2015”

Sunday Girl: March 15, 2015

Ello. This week is going to be filled with accomplishments, non-stop work and some spring-ish weather. I can feel it. I hope you have an awesome week. My brother sent me this song, and I love it. Soundtrack: Remain, by Royal Tailor [Colin Firth in What a Girl Wants] “Beware how you give your heart.”Continue reading “Sunday Girl: March 15, 2015”

Monday Inspiration: February 16, 2015

By: Gabriela Yareliz Happy Monday! Below-zero temperatures, snow and readings, oh my! Here we are. Just two weeks shy of saying goodbye to this red-heart themed month. I hope you have Presidents Day off. Apparently, the whole city is closed today, except the law school, of course. Time to brave the cold, brave the books,Continue reading “Monday Inspiration: February 16, 2015”

When I fell in love with William

By: Gabriela Yareliz People leave different things behind after they die. Some leave furniture and clothes; some leave heartache; some leave a life of service; some leave money; some leave anger. After a life of service and love, I think one of the greatest things a person can leave behind are words– words that inspire;Continue reading “When I fell in love with William”

Thoughts for Today: October 2, 2013

Great Tumblr quotes: “There is no designated time for anything in your life. You don’t have to have your first kiss at any certain time, you don’t have to get married in your 20s and you don’t have to do anything just because other people think it’s best. In fact, you will be much betterContinue reading “Thoughts for Today: October 2, 2013”