Tag Archives: nochebuena

Christmas in the Island of Enchantment

On a frosty dawn in December, when the sun began to shine the earth, I woke up to witness a shower of snow enveloping the ground with a pearly quilt. Mesmerized by the flow of snowflakes, I contemplated the naked … Continue reading

Posted in Customs and Culture, El Yunque, Islands of Puerto Rico, The Tainos, Yvette's Prose | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

La Navidad Boricua

As the cold air rhythmically travels with the falling leaves whose dyed petals are descending into a carpet of colored foliage, a distant wave of snow is tenderly sprinkling the woodlands of the United States. The brisk breeze and shorter … Continue reading

Posted in Customs and Culture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment