REM sleep

By: Gabriela Yareliz I think I got my REM sleep last night. We must repeat this. While doing readings, briefing and making sure I don’t lapse into a fugly look, I still listen to NPR. Yesterday, as I performed my duties as masterful chef (giggle), I was listening and I discovered Gaby Moreno. I likeContinue reading “REM sleep”

Worthy is the Lamb

By:Gabriela Yareliz I heard a pastor not to long ago talk about who¬†Jesus was. There is much dispute as to who He is. A good man? A good teacher? What He said reminded me of the C.S. Lewis quote: “I am trying here to prevent anyone saying the really foolish thing that people often sayContinue reading “Worthy is the Lamb”


By: Gabriela Yareliz It is official- I am having serious cricket withdrawals. I have quit freaking out about assignments and failed group projects. As I look around the library I see people in complete exhaustion sleeping on textbooks in defeat. Sad story. End of the semester-¬†3 weeks to duke it out. I am not sadContinue reading “Nostalgia”

/Give your heart a break/

By: Gabriela Yareliz was raving about this song, and at this point so am I. Demi Lovato’s vocals are perfect. She modulates her voice super well, and the lyrics are really sweet. The day I first met you You told me you’d never fall in love But now that I get¬† you I knowContinue reading “/Give your heart a break/”

Amor del Bueno /True Love/

By: Gabriela Yareliz “True Love” Like a¬†knife in the butter you entered into my life; When i was dying; Like the moon in the aperture– Just like that you wedged yourself between my pupils; And so did i love you daily; Without any law– Without a timetable And so¬†you woke me up¬†from every dream whereContinue reading “Amor del Bueno /True Love/”


By: Gabriela Yareliz This song was a hit. Everyone has heard it whether it was in Dancing with the Stars, anything involving salsa, or at a restaurant that is trying to have Latin flavor. They’ve played it on runways, dress showcases, parties and now finally someone has redone it and is trying to reap theContinue reading “Suavemente”

Selena Forever

By: Gabriela Yareliz On March 31st it has¬†been 17 years since Selena’s death.¬†I am probably one of the biggest Selena fans. I know practically¬†all of her songs, and I’d kareoke to her all the time. So this is for the anniversary. I remember getting ready for Sabbath when I was young cleaning the house withContinue reading “Selena Forever”

Que Nadie-That No One

By: Gabriela Yareliz Manuel Carrasco A D√ļo Con Mal√ļ “Que Nadie”¬†-Song /Que nadie calle tu verdad –That no one may silence your truth; que nadie te ahogue el corazon-That no one may choke your heart; que nadie te haga mas llorar-That no one may make you cry ever again; mintiendote en silencio- Lying to youContinue reading “Que Nadie-That No One”