Come on Unstoppable María!

On December 2, 2016 I wrote about not having a job this Christmas in a post called Christmas without a job. I tried all year to not end the year without a job, but I'm sad to say I had no luck. What's even sadder is that this year I never had a job, unlike … Continue reading Come on Unstoppable María!

Still looking for a job

I am still job searching, now there is more need than before but I think now the chances of getting a job in Puerto Rico are very small. I am still looking for freelance work and my portfolio is available right here on my blog. You can find it here, Writing Portfolio. I would love to … Continue reading Still looking for a job

Bye bye summer 

July 31st, the last day of summer in Puerto Rico. Tomorrow teachers go back to work, which means children have only one more week of vacation. Everyone is dreading having to start getting up early again and going back to work, for me it's back to staying home with my dogs all day.  I'm waiting … Continue reading Bye bye summer 

Don’t give up, believe in yourself

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

5 years

May year 5 be as great and as seizure free as this one. Well, more if I can stay seizure free for the whole year. Well, I did stay seizure free and it was a great year, take a look at what else happened this year: I was able to complete one masters class and … Continue reading 5 years

“The Last Word”, the life of a writer

When I said I wanted to be a writer many people told me "you're gonna be broke", you wont find a job", "te vas a morir de hambre" (you're gonna go hungry). I didn't listen, because I wanted to write, that's what I love doing and they always told me "you have to love what … Continue reading “The Last Word”, the life of a writer

Thank you for your support

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

I got an internship!

Today, as I was looking for more freelance jobs, something came over me and I decided to go after that internship I applied to this weekend. I called them because they had shown interest but never called me. Turns out they had been calling me, at the wrong number. After I gave them my correct … Continue reading I got an internship!

Freelance writer

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