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Embracing Beauty

She saw reality
More vivid than any mirror
Ever created.
Captured her flaws, life and
Pride on canvas
Seas of colors blended into
The faces,animals, and scenes… 41 more words


Just Being Frida

I can’t remember what brought the joy into my life before Vulture. The entertainment forum of New York Magazine, their staff never fail to create content that makes me think, laugh, and write. 303 more words


A Oaxacan Carpenter's Smile

We were taking photos of street art when a man stepped out from his shop to greet us. Warm, friendly, with a big smile, he told us that Frida is the love of his life, and that the walls were his and he allows local artists to paint them. 81 more words


Canción: La Llorona por Chavela Vargas

I wanted to share a song that one of my Spanish 1 students discovered while completing her Costa Rican-based Music Project (you can read/view the project here… 157 more words


Paint the pain: Frida Kahlo

Halloween 2013 I dressed as Frida Kahlo. At the time, I was rushed to throw together a costume for a friend’s party and looking up easy to do costume’s online, I saw a Frida idea that I knew I had every piece of the costume for except for some flowers for my hair. 377 more words


Here's To Another Year of Being Fearless!

Yup, it’s my birthday and I’ve decided to channel Frida Kahlo for her fearlessness.  It’s one of the things I’ve decided to be this year – being fearless – since I’m not getting any younger, and really, life is just too short to be afraid all the time. 7 more words