MARIA MAGDELEINA

writer, podcaster, child of God

I’m a cinephile. Sometimes, I think to myself, “if I can go back in time and change my university program, I would choose cinema.” I did think of doing my masters in film studies and I even dreamt of studying at the UCLA, but life never goes as planned… We never know, right? However, that …

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Yesterday, I encountered racism, so I decided to write about it because ENOUGH IS ENOUGH.  Yesterday, I encountered racism and I was shocked as if it was the first time I had ever lived it, but then I wondered why I surprised. It wasn’t the first time, but God knows just how many times.  Yesterday, …

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I can’t believe it, but it looks like my dream came true! My article on poetry has been published on the Our Languages Blog by the Translation Bureau of the Government of Canada (What? The GOVERNMENT? YESSSSSS!!!). If you want to read my four little tips on writing simple but deep poems, click here. The …

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Thoughts during Lent: Body Image – Part 1

It’s very strange and awkward for me to tell or text someone, “Happy Halloween!” I’d never say this as a kid, no one ever really said it around me. It wasn’t a holiday, but just the day we got lucky to be who the hell we wanted to be without anyone judging us (which is …

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Happy Thanksgiving from my family to yours! Here is what I’m thankful for! 😀

Goodbye 2016? Hello 2017?