Two Cubans (Richard Blanco and Rev. Luís León) participated in Obama’s second inauguration, generating heated controversy among Cubans. To learn more about it, read my previous blog, “Cubans and Obama’s Inauguration.” Separate from the controversy, these two individuals will be forever engraved in the annals of history, as representatives of the President’s stand on human […]
Cubans and Obama’s Inauguration.
Cubans in Obama’s Inauguration Cubans have left and continue to leave an indelible mark in this country with their extraordinary talent. In show biz, the first name that comes to mind is Desi Arnaz, who won the hearts of the American public with his portrayal of Ricky Ricardo in the weekly TV comedy show I […]
To Diary or To Journal? What is the Question? Ever since the publication of Richard Burton’s diary last year, I’ve been thinking about diaries and journals, trying to differentiate between the two in an effort to determine which one is best for writers to keep. After much reflection, I came up with a definition of […]