Graciela Barada who is from Washington, DC, raised in a bilingual, multicultural household by her Afro-Cuban and Spanish parents. She loves writing, spoken word, film, traveling, and working with kids.

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Beauty is A State of Mind

By Graciela Barada •  When I was about ten or eleven years old, I became overly conscious of my body and the lens through which the world saw it. Arguably, everyone deals with fluctuations in their self-esteem, particularly in regards to body image and especially during puberty, a confusing time of uncertainty and change. But … Continue reading Beauty is A State of Mind