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Let's Keep It Local People!!!

Nobody does Christmas quite like Puerto Rico.  The celebrations start immediately after Thanksgiving, and go onto into mid-January. Forbes Magazine once named it one of the  573 more words

Thoughts on Puerto Rico and Violence

Being all the way in Long Beach, CA; i felt far removed from the violence and crime gripping my home island of PR. I felt that my family was safe by some illogical thoughts based on them staying mostly in Guaynabo. 359 more words


It's a honor just to be nominated!

Thank you La Salita Cafe for nominating me for the Liebster award. Please check out their blog. This is an award passed around the blogging community to those who have fewer than 200 followers. 444 more words



My mother was a control freak on top of being very strict. I was allowed to hang out but with a time limit. If she said 8pm it was 8pm. 997 more words


Danny "El Gallo" Gonzalez Wins UD6 over Malik Jackson

UBG’s very own Danny “El Gallo” Gonzalez registered his 7th professional win with a hard fought but dominating decision victory win over the durable Malik “The Freak” Jackson Friday night at the Five Star Banquet Hall. 233 more words



Shades of beiges and grays added a spectacular dimension to the watery surroundings.  It seemed as if Zeus and his cronies had started a game of bocce.  80 more words

Creative Writing

Can a Country Create a "Customer Experience"?

In 2012, Puerto Rico enacted law 22, or the Individual Investors Tax Act, in an effort to bring high net worth individuals to the island. 435 more words