Voces Salvadoreñas

Silencio es recordar que toda palabra tiene hoy un mañana, es decir un valor del momento y un alcance futuro incalculable


-ALBERTO MASFERRER

For The Love of Traveling

Leer en Español “I will make you happy,” said life, but first, “I must make you strong.” -Unknown There is a saying, “out of great sadness comes great joy” even though at the time, I did not know this saying to be true, seven years later, I can confirm that it is true. I’ve hadContinue reading “For The Love of Traveling”

Por El Amor al Viaje

“Serás feliz”, dijo la vida. “Pero primero te haré fuerte” En español hay un dicho que dice, “no hay mal que por bien no venga” y aunque en los momentos malos y difíciles es muy duro y a veces imposible pensar de esta manera puedo confirmar que este refrán es cierto.  Mis primeras experiencias de viajarContinue reading “Por El Amor al Viaje”

The Ultimate version of myself: A work in progress

Español You are allowed to be both a masterpiece and a work in progress, simultaneously. -SOPHIA BUSH It’s been a while since I took the time to write a reflective piece or give a life update. I have been in a weird headspace- I feel like I am being pulled in all directions. I don’tContinue reading “The Ultimate version of myself: A work in progress”

Don’t Skip El Salvador

Yo quisiera que los Salvadoreños amasen su pais, amasen su pedazo de tierra, amasen su pueblo… porque yo lo amo profundamente – Alejandro Cotto For the longest time tourists traveling and passing through el Salvador were deciding to “skip El Salvador” for many reasons. With the new presidency, the redevelopment and marketing of surf city,Continue reading “Don’t Skip El Salvador”

Creating a conscious community: River Clean Up

After my birthday and my stay in mizata, I was truly inspired by Josh’s work and his ties with the community. Eager to do the same, I asked my close friends and family to help me. We decided to form a small group of 6 people and set the date- May 1st.

Synchronicities, spirit guides, and the universe.

And when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you achieve it. Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist Over the past two months, I’ve experienced things that have left me speechless. I’ve always felt like I’ve had a sixth sense. Often I am very sensitive and receptive of the unknown, but I’m constantly in denial. Continue reading “Synchronicities, spirit guides, and the universe.”

Moving Abroad Part II: The Big WHY

Since announcing my move abroad, I have received an overwhelming amount of support and well wishes. One of the other things I have received an overwhelming amount of are questions. The biggest two being “why?” and “what?”

La Libertad Weekend Getaway

Planning this getaway was stressful as fuck, to say the least. The hotels that we have wanted to stay at were completely booked for the dates we needed. Going from point A to point B seemed impossible, but somehow, we made it work.

Rebalancing My Chakras

The past couple of months have been challenging, as I can imagine, they have been for everyone. I have struggled to find a healthy work-life balance since I began working from home in March. I have tried many things but ultimately get overwhelmed and find myself becoming paralyzed. I had stopped journaling, writing, posting, andContinue reading “Rebalancing My Chakras”

Another year around the sun

This year is far from what I expected it to be- at least so far. Like many of you I had plans for April but they fell through due to the current pandemic. I had planned to be in South America taking a breather, getting lost, and exploring new places But I am home becauseContinue reading “Another year around the sun”

Cafe 503: A coffee that gives back

Thirty-nine-year-old Salvadoran-American William Salamanca, cofounder of Café 503 talks about the goals and inner workings of his business. Giving insight on how his idea to give back to his community and produce quality coffee merged to form Café 503. Salamanca and his friend Jorge Raul River began working on this project ten years ago butContinue reading “Cafe 503: A coffee that gives back”

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