Aztec

9 Generations

Some MesoAmerican and NativeAmerican peoples, Believe that we carry 9 generations of ancestors within us.  9 generations who live inside of us. Spiritual guides in life, and death. Influencing who we are, protecting us from misfortune,  An entourage of spirits. 9 generations of teachers, healers, builders, and waysayers. But what of this disconnect. What of the …

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Linking Aztec Thought With Contemporary Latino Culturation, Internalization and Expression

“Poetry Is A Mirror Which Makes Beautiful That Which Is Distorted” -Percy Bysshe Shelley Introduction:             I am a third generation Chicano, born and raised in the California Bay Area. Pursuing a degree in Biology concentrated in Physiological systems of the human body paired with both Chemistry and Latino/a Studies. I aspire to be a …

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