Carta del dia 18 de septiembre, 2019 | por La Santera

El mensaje de hoy viene de la carta representando OLODUMARE--(As de discos, As de oro). “¡Caminante, son tus huellas / el camino y nada más; / Caminante, no hay camino, / se hace camino al andar” escrito por Antonio Machado. Olodumare nos viene a decir que lo que creemos, lo que decimos, nuestros hechos, nuestros… Continue reading Carta del dia 18 de septiembre, 2019 | por La Santera

Messages from my Padrino and the Journey we are on ~ Ep. 469 #faith #santeria

Traveling with my padrino and discussing all that this journey has to teach us. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KtCbD-QE1Jo Wishing you peace, love and prosperity!  Anabel   **Subscribe and follow my blog to receive daily posts directly to your email**   For readings and consultations email lasantera.nyc@gmail.com BECOME A PATRON - LA SANTERA   Links to my work: Author… Continue reading Messages from my Padrino and the Journey we are on ~ Ep. 469 #faith #santeria

Stop Being Scared!

Today I am finding understanding in my misunderstandings! “Stop walking round here unprepared / Stop being scared / Stop doing all the crazy things you do, that ain't you. / Stop wasting precious time you have complaining about your circumstance / Believing that you're what you're going through / That ain't you Don't you remember… Continue reading Stop Being Scared!

BLACK SPECULATIVE ARTS MOVEMENT #BSAMfuturismo2017

Afrofuturism, black comics, and an arts convention all in one. And it's happening in the Bronx. Join me this Saturday, April 22, 2017 @ 10am for a workshop on AFROLATINO SPIRITUALITY. We are also screening the Afrolatinos documentary. Location: The Bronx Museum of the Arts April 22, 2017, $6 asked DONATION. BLACK SPECULATIVE ARTS MOVEMENT… Continue reading BLACK SPECULATIVE ARTS MOVEMENT #BSAMfuturismo2017

The Afrolatina Show – Ep. 02 #afrolatinashow

This week on The Afrolatina Show (Ep. 02) we talk about people fearing what they do not understand, different cultures and religious beliefs. I am thinking about this idea of having to hide our religions. Check out the episode and please share your thoughts... let's have a conversation. To listen to the podcast: The Afrolatina Show… Continue reading The Afrolatina Show – Ep. 02 #afrolatinashow

My Iyaworaje: The First 200 Days (part 2)

Before my Iyaworaje began something ugly happened to me, something arrived and shook the very foundation of my faith. The ground beneath me began to open up and I trembled. Things will show up to test how badly you desire something. Things will happen just to see if you are willing to fight for it.… Continue reading My Iyaworaje: The First 200 Days (part 2)

My Iyaworaje: The First 200 Days (part 1)

  Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars. Khalil Gibran Most religions recognize some form of honoring the divine, this invisible presence and representation of a force and source that is passed down as religious text, from person to person, culture to culture and from belief… Continue reading My Iyaworaje: The First 200 Days (part 1)

I was told that I had no right to claim my blackness…

Hey Family, There is so much I want to say… so much I want to share. I have been preparing for this trip to Cuba since 2012, but ten years before that, in 2001, this was when I began my journey into the Yoruba tradition. I didn’t understand what it was that drew me, and… Continue reading I was told that I had no right to claim my blackness…

I was lost and now I’m found…

Not so long ago I left corporate america vowing to never return. I was making over $80K a year, 401K package and company stocks. During that time in my life I could easily spend $300-$500 on any given weekend for no particular occasion, dining at some of New York's posh restaurants and drinking at the… Continue reading I was lost and now I’m found…

FILM SCREENING TONIGHT in NYC! Afrolatinos An Untaught History

   I honor that today is the very first screening of AFROLATINOS: LA HISTORIA QUE NUNCA NOS CONTARON, Afrolatinos: An Untaught History!  Tonight is the very first time we share it publicly.     Today I honor how Renzo Devia and I met and dedicated over seven years to this project. We have been committed to… Continue reading FILM SCREENING TONIGHT in NYC! Afrolatinos An Untaught History