Heritage: Streams of Consciousness… River Banks of Time

Heritage: Streams of Consciousness… River Banks of Time by Manuel A. Luna-Murray I was once a River... I am a Sea... Ocean Possibility... A few months ago I attended a family reunion that has been a staple of my family tree over the past six generations. This has been only my second time attending such … Continue reading Heritage: Streams of Consciousness… River Banks of Time

Heritage

Heritage by Manuel A. Luna-Murray You never lose your accent no matter how long you’ve lived away from the person you once were and the place of all your memories your storybook of love If every man is an island of thoughts and dreams and hopes every single word that’s spoken is a country all … Continue reading Heritage

Embracing your Heritage

Embracing your Heritage by Manuel A. Luna-Murray Your accent is your shadow the daily reminder of who you are and where you've been It is your passport to el ritmo salsero and the American Dream Your accent is your flavor of taino, inca, and azteca mixed with African, Asian and European in an experiment called … Continue reading Embracing your Heritage

My Book of Rhymes

My Book of Rhymes by Manuel A. Luna-Murray The physical evidence of a fully-lived life abides within the pages of My Book of Rhymes The inspiration of the ages coupled with the struggles of my life along with the heartaches piercing words and solitary nights are all the myriad subjects discussed in My Book of … Continue reading My Book of Rhymes