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9 months

9 months
it takes an embryo to develop in the womb

9 months of silence and mourning
of consuming agony and faint flickering hope
like the pains of birth… 150 more words


Chiaroscuro Candor

I’ve gotten kind of used to it. I make a lunch date with someone who lives in San Diego to meet halfway in Newport Beach. The thing is, she’s always late — blame the Southern California traffic. 1,794 more words

Art and the Zoo with no animals

Chapultepec is the largest green space in Latin America (so the sign says) and contains numerous places of interest including the world famous Museo de Antropologia. 536 more words

Hump Day at the Heard Museum

I love calling Phoenix home. People don’t believe me when I tell them Phoenix is the wave, but this city has grown so much and will continue to do so for years to come. 593 more words


Mexico City, weeks 3 & 4: pyramids, food poisoning, and conference, oh my!

by Christina

Due to unusual circumstances, we did not get our weekly post up last week. What unusual circumstances, you ask? Food poisoning (boo!) and conference travel (yay!). 2,021 more words


Museo Dolores Olmedo

Set in a peaceful 17th century hacienda an hour or so south of the centre of the city, this world class museum, once the home of socialite Dolores Olmedo until her death in 2002 houses probably the most important collection of Diego Rivera work. 445 more words