I was born in 1982, during the early years of civil war in El Salvador. I came to Australia as a refugee with my mother and two sisters in early 1990. I reside in Logan, Queensland where I continue to raise and educate my son, maintain a household and complete postgraduate studies in Metallurgy. In my early twenties I fell in love (as far as love is known to a 20 year old), fell pregnant, became a single mother, graduated with a degree in Applied Science, and worked as a Laboratory Scientist. Then like many women going through life in search for their identity, I sought my own in the only way I knew best, through words, and penned what I knew in my heart at that moment in time. I pondered the many unknowns and misinterpretations and soon found myself lingering in the dark, inspired by rejection, a broken heart and a torn down spirit. I mourn the losses of my life and question everything, my self worth, the ability to love, and even if God had at last forsaken me. I have since learned to outgrow my fears, accept who I am from the outside in and experience love at different levels. Most importantly and central to my wisdom today is the discovery to make peace with my past. I share these truths for the fi rst time, in hopes that one may stumble across these words and through them refi ne, identify and interpret their own version of love, lust, and loss.... say goodbye I will I will do anything to have you strong, to have you be still I will take the heaviness in your heart and the ache from your core I would not share it; I would make it my own Because if I could make you whole once more I will Foranbsp;...
|Title||:||My Own Truths Be Told|
|Publisher||:||Xlibris Corporation - 2013-08-21|