No Regrets; By an Unapologetic Woman

“I live with no regrets. Unapologetic. And one day at a time.”  _Evelyn R.L. ( Poema al Cristo Crucificado; No Me Mueve Mi Dios Para Quererte) “No me mueve, mi Dios, para quererte el cielo que me tienes prometido, ni me mueve el infierno tan temido para dejar por eso de ofenderte… Tú me mueves,…

Say a WORd or a PHRASE & Watch the AMBIVALENT World Run With it!!!

Ambivalence; mixed feelings, hesitation, confusion, vacillation in someone’s actions, ideas, or in their eyes and behavior. I like to watch people, and look the adjective Ambivalent in them. In their eyes and lips is where you will usually find it. Sometimes in their twitching hands and fingers or reddened ears.  That’s how I notice when…

The Lonely Tree House “Synopsis”

This short story is about the longing for a lost childhood and about a current loneliness feeling too. I wrote this after I watched the first episode of the Amazon Prime series called Colette. In one scene she is walking though a pasture to me her boyfriend, and this reminded me as I walked though…

The Lonely Tree House

The Lonely Tree House- Written by Evelyn Rodriguez-Lallave Author/Blogger As I walked through the old path that once took me home on foot so many years ago, before I was 17, I rubbed my left knee with one hand and with the other I rubbed the tears from my tired eyes. 24 long years have…

I was once 6 years old  I am 6 years old today… I am laughing because it’s raining and I just fell inside a small muddy puddle.  My mother yells for me to come inside the house I have asthma and the rain affects my breathing. I could easily die. She claims, she lies. She…

Strange Things

Strange things happens to people every day. One morning you wake up from the wrong side of the bed, and with the left foot to make things worst. Your day begins with an overflow of coffee, a stained shirt and a few things to do that you don’t want to do, like morning laundry. Is…

Today

Today It’s being such a long day, today.  Such a dragging day!It’s being raining all day,How could a single day be this gloomy and sad? How could I be this mad! My tears had turned into a non stop river. My home into a lake.It is so cold and clouded outside;And I truly miss being by…

Then I Could Hear My Heart Beating

Then I could hear my heart beating I saw his bright face and time stood still. It was as if my soul could recognize his. As if my past was connected and entwined with his. As if my pain and broken heart could feel his. It hurt. Staring at him was ripping out my soul….

The “Indians” are Coming

“I think of the lizards airing their tongues In the crevice of an extremely small shadow And the toad guarding his heart’s droplet.  The desert is white as a blind man’s eye, Comfortless as salt. Snake and bird Doze behind the old maskss of fury… …The sun puts its cinder out. Where we lie The heat-cracked crickets congregate In their black…

My Grandson’s “Other Family”

Face off: The other day, I took my grandson to have breakfast with me. And as usual, we went to The Waffle House in Pinellas Park, FL, which one of his favorite places to eat, at his young age of 9 months. I couldn’t help to think that he will be one year old very…