How I Avoid Hoarding Books \\ Declutter Your (Head)Space

In a day and age of instant gratification, aggressive marketing, and materialism, many of us are overwhelmed by the dragon hoard of clutter in our lives. There is nothing outright wrong with owning thousands of books, if it brings you joy. But, for many of us, this barricade of stories can overwhelm our minds (and our TBRs), to the point that many of us end up in a reading slump and/or their shelves don't spark joy.

New Series \\ Tarot Topics

Welcome! I'd like to quickly introduce a new series called Tarot Topics. In this series, I will be using random tarot cards to inspire a topic or reflection to discuss with you all. Hopefully, this will help with my own mindfulness and inspire you to think about certain topics and share your thoughts in the comments.

Xicum

"You speak Spanish like you're stupid."  Little did I know at the time that I did not, in fact, speak Spanish like I was stupid. The difference between my Spanish and theirs was in the dialect. My family is from Yucatán, Mexico and a good portion of its population are of Mayan descent and strive to keep their customs alive and well even in contemporary settings.