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April C. Davila's Blog – September 2013 Archive (3)

Rock music is not at all ABOUT wanting them Benjamins, ha

My music taste has shifted. I can't listen to rock music without feelings of sadness. Don't get me wrong, I grew up with rock music all my life. I liked it, loved it or so I thought.

So here it goes:

I was sitting in my corner of the house, jamming out to My Chemical Romance, they were a favorite of mine at the age of thirteen, when I suddenly found myself actually singing along to lyrics that go a little something like this: "I'm not okay...You wear me out." It's song about a…


Added by April C. Davila on September 26, 2013 at 12:00pm — 2 Comments

Ariel Castro found dead in jail cell

I find Ariel Castros suicide traumatizing.He was pronouced dead late last night an hour after guards checked in on him.

Ariel fathered a child with Amanda Berry, one of three girls he abducted years ago.  Family and friends did not think that Castro could ever be guilty of these things when really how many of us can say we know our neighbors or even our very  own family to the full extent. He had the nerve to tell the court that, "much of the sex was consensual." These words hit me…


Added by April C. Davila on September 4, 2013 at 11:30am — 1 Comment

That Girl

I used to know a girl

who stared on to the ground.

A sad looking brunette with

Hair that went all the way down

Past her back…trailing her waist.

Her brown locks billowed at every turn of

The pages of the book she kept beneath her slumped neck.

I felt sorry,

Indeed I did

Until I realized…


Added by April C. Davila on September 4, 2013 at 11:30am — No Comments




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