“Sab and Autobiobraphy” by Gertrudis Gómez de Avellaneda

(Traducción abajo) “Does the sun hide its light from the regions where the wild black makes his home? … But human society has not imitated the equality of our common mother who has told them in vain: ‘You are brothers.’” This is an argument full of sorrow expressed by Sab. Sab, although a fictional character … Continue reading “Sab and Autobiobraphy” by Gertrudis Gómez de Avellaneda

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“Books v. cigarettes” by George Orwell

(Traducción abajo) Before I bought this book, I had approximately 43 books on my bookshelf that I have yet to read. I bought three more books along with this one, and I bought four more afterwards. I do not only have books on my bookshelf, I also have a list of books that I want … Continue reading “Books v. cigarettes” by George Orwell

“Peace of mind” by Thích Nhat Hanh.

Although this is a 'buddhist' book, you will find yourself breathing peacefully, absorbing every word with mindfulness. I would not consider this a religion-related book. It's more like a philosophy; a philosophy with your breathing. You cannot imagine how beneficial, helpful, and important it is to learn how to breathe, beyond a reflex of gasp … Continue reading “Peace of mind” by Thích Nhat Hanh.