After reading Becoming Comfortable with "My" Epilepsy: Strategies that Patients Use in the Journey from Diagnosis to Acceptance and Disclosure I think it's important to recognize that first, epilepsy is not an easy thing to deal with and that we all have different methods of coping with it. The first time I remember being told … Continue reading The first time I heard I have epilepsy
I want to share the motivating story of a brain injury survivor who has made it her mission to help others by sharing her story and information about Brain Injury. So meet Michelle Munt, who was in a car accident in 2014 on her way to work as a truck hit the back of her … Continue reading Jumbled Brain- A story of survival
Looking back to my blog post on June 14, 2015, I found that it was very short, pushing people to just keep moving. At the moment I was talking about walking, running, swimming, and I still encourage people to do this, but now I'm thinking I should get moving to do something with my life. … Continue reading Don’t give up, believe in yourself
Writing is one thing that was not taken from me after the accident five years ago. Writing is one of the things that helped me the most. It provided me with, not only a way to remember things, but a way to write down my thoughts and feelings. As I read, writing can be very … Continue reading Write it
Unstoppable Maria just joined Snapchat. You can find her as unstoppablemar5.
Today was the beginning of another big step for Unstoppable Maria. I created two new pages where I will share all the useful information I find about Traumatic Brain Injuries and Epilepsy. Until now I have only shared this information sometimes, but I want to create another space where, as I try to learn more … Continue reading New pages
Hello and happy Friday! I just want to remind you all that I am still offering freelance writing, either as a guest blogger for your blog, or any other type of writing, just let me know. You can see my portfolio on my blog's sidebar on the home page. Also keep reading and thank … Continue reading Happy Friday
Today I want to share another blog that I think will be interesting to a lot of you, especially teachers. This is my mother's new educational blog, the posts are written in Spanish and I later translate them to English. It is very interesting and you don't have to be a teacher to read it … Continue reading Check out this blog
My writing portfolio is finished and posted right here in Unstoppable Maria. Included in my portfolio is a biography, my resume, links to blog posts and articles I have written, in English and Spanish, and a link to a blog post I translated. Writing Portfolio
Unstoppable María is two years old today! Can you beleive it? I still can't believe it, really, sometimes I think I started this last year, because I have had so much fun writing. I get reminders of old posts almost every day, both on Facebook and Timehop. This year I hope to bring more changes … Continue reading Our second birthday!
I have been sending jobs applications, emails and looking for jobs every day and still can't find anything. I keep looking and sending applications and can't find anything so I will start doing freelance work. I had announced that would be doing translation and editing but now I want to announce that I am also … Continue reading Thank you for your support
January 1, 2017 It's the first day of a new year, a time to start over and make any change you want to change. I already tried a new restaurant and had some really good mofongo. I hope the rest of the year has more great mofongo in store for me, as well as a … Continue reading Are you ready for 2017?
I know we all saw a lot of really big movies this year, like Captain America: Civil War, Finding Dory, The Jungle Book, Ghost Busters, Dr. Strange, Star Trek Beyond, and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, just to name a few; but there were some movies that fell under the radar of those big … Continue reading Top 5 Latino Movies
While I'm still not getting any job offers or responses from the millions of jobs I have applied to, I decided that maybe I should start looking for something freelance. This is not a steady job, but it's better that nothing. In a newspaper article I was able to find a few websites to help … Continue reading Freelance writer
Right now I work in public relations, I'm the assistant of a public relations specialist. As part of my job I have to find people to help spread the word about different products or events. Sometimes these people are journalists for newspapers or tv and sometimes they are bloggers. I had not realized how important … Continue reading Bloggers changing the world