Saint Valentine’s Day/Día de San Valentín

Saint Valentine’s Day/Día de San Valentín

Saint Valentine’s Day Saint Valentine’s Day, the day of love and friendship in the Western world, is coming on February 14th, and RantInElla.com is all about love. To celebrate, our resident writer, Roxanna Piedrafuette, is regaling us with three flash fiction stories—one in Spanish, one in Spanglish, and one in English—that explore love and relationships […]

El Palito de Limón: Part II

El Palito de Limón: Part II

“There is no knowledge that is not power.” Ralph Waldo Emerson, “Society and Solitude” (1870). Another week starts; it feels as if it is suspended in time. There are so many things that are going to change and that are going to happen, just at the tipping point, but nothing happens. The job hunt is […]

El palito de Limón

El palito de Limón

El Palito de Limón    Sitting in our garden like a survivor of an unknown cataclysm, el palito de limón, barely clings to life. Under the desert’s sun it holds its little-tree secrets tight, unable or unwilling to share them with us. ❦ El palito was one of the potted plants that AWESOME HUSBAND (AwHus) […]