When Did Heteros Choose to be Straight?

"Cause I tried to be white for a day and it just didn't work out like I'd hoped." By Dominic Dorsey, Contributing Writer & Activist I just found out something fascinating. I was corrected in a conversation by someone who said LGBT rights aren't a social justice or civil rights issue because it's a choice. "You … Continue reading When Did Heteros Choose to be Straight?

Self Identity Issues

Through indoctrination, subliminal programming, mind control, many from childhood are told they have to fit in. We have to be the same, dress the same, act the same, laugh at the same things. All we have to do is be ourselves 100%...love yourself. ~ Ralph Smart Who in the world is Trina Otero? ----- I asked … Continue reading Self Identity Issues

Let Go of Fear

By Trina Otero Fear seems to have many causes. Fear of loss, fear of failure, fear of being hurt, and so on, but ultimately all fear is the ego’s fear of death, of annihilation.  To the ego, death is always just around the corner. In this mind-identified state, fear of death affects every aspect of … Continue reading Let Go of Fear

Hello New Moon, Hello New Me

By Trina Otero Quieting my mind, loving myself, healing my heart. 🙂 I'm excited about this new journey. I'm in love with myself more & more everyday. ♥ Hello New Moon ♥ ॐNamasteॐ T.O. ____________________________________________________________________________________ Inspired? Share my Love but please credit my work with my name and the original link ❤ All works by … Continue reading Hello New Moon, Hello New Me

11:11 Wishes

By Trina Otero Exactly one year ago (11.11.11) I made a wish at 11:11 p.m. With harnessed optimism and excitement, I sat on my favorite red sofa in my midtown Indianapolis apartment, closed my eyes and allowed my mind to stand still. Then I made my wish. I prayed for spiritual growth, to be filled … Continue reading 11:11 Wishes

Why Don’t You Date White Men?

By Trina Otero Originally written Thursday, September 18, 2008. I'm about to write an account of what happened to me a few weekends ago, and I want to say that I can only give my side of the story as accurately as I possibly can. Also, I already understand that I experienced and have been … Continue reading Why Don’t You Date White Men?