Mientras la plateada luna está radiantemente envolviendo al oscuro cielo, el jibarito monta toda su cosecha en su yegua, y ansiosamente se dirige al mercado de San Juan, donde él sabe que puede vendar todos sus productos. El silencio de esa serena noche se compenetra con un solemne himno de júbilo. Durante su trecho rústico,… Continue reading El sueño del jibarito
Over 200 locals from Llanos barrio (neighborhood) were there when José Abelardo, known as Pepo, was surprised on his 90 birthday celebration. His seven children and eleven grandchildren arranged the ‘gran fiesta’ in Aibonito, their homeland. The event was held on their big patio of the Hacienda, where Don Pepo had lived for more than six… Continue reading The Illustrius Jíbarito
The jibarito has found a haven in the rural towns of Puerto Rico. Because he is an illiterate Boricua, many people label him as someone inferior. However, through joy and wisdom he is able to perceive his life with wonder and magic.