dominican culture

Stop Calling Him My Husband

February 20, 2017 // 0 Comments

Written By: Jaynice Del Rosario I moved to the U.S. from the D.R. just before I turned three — a little outspoken kid who demanded only to be spoken to in Spanish and knew [...]

Reflection

February 20, 2017 // 0 Comments

photo by: Bianca Garcia Chase I am a spitting image of my mother every step I take mirrors hers Where her left hand moves, my right hand follows each sound she makes, my [...]

An Afro Dominican Guide

February 5, 2016 // 2 Comments

Written by: Saudi Garcia   At a recent Harriet’s Apothecary event in Brooklyn, I joked with a vendor that I needed to learn how to wrap my curly hair in a protective [...]