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No Wonder Lesbianism is on the Rise

By Trina Otero Written March 29, 2014 Published April 4, 2015 [To read this post with visual art, click here] No wonder lesbianism is on the rise. Women find a connection with other women. An appreciation. A sisterhood. A comfort. A deep love and devotion. Soul Love. We see the mother in one another. The … Continue reading No Wonder Lesbianism is on the Rise

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No Wonder Lesbianism is on the Rise [with Visual Art]

By Trina Otero No wonder lesbianism is on the rise. Women find a connection with other women. An appreciation. A sisterhood. A comfort. A deep love and devotion. Soul Love. We see the mother in one another. The sister, the aunt, the cousin, the best friend, the lover. We see ourselves. We see the artist, … Continue reading No Wonder Lesbianism is on the Rise [with Visual Art]

A List [with Photos] of Reasons Why I Love Italy!

By Trina Otero #1 - Hands down, the coffee!! Macchiatone, macchiato, espresso... Whatever you would like to call it. THE BEST [aside from my Tia's cafe con leche ;)] #2 - The roads... Because in most places I can/have to walk everywhere, which gives me a free workout 😉 #3 - Fresh, local, mostly home … Continue reading A List [with Photos] of Reasons Why I Love Italy!

Mia Cara Cerchio

By Trina Otero/ Da Trina Otero Tradotto da Germano di Mattia [Per Inglese clicca qui/For English click here] Mi piace qui ... E 'così bello, che vorrei restare qui. Non voglio andare via. Laggiù, lungo l'autostrada, sembriamo delle nidificazioni di grano, lungo le curve delle montagne, ma da quassù mi sento grande. Mi sento magnifica. … Continue reading Mia Cara Cerchio

My Dear Cerchio

By Trina Otero [Per la traduzione in Italiano, clicca qui] I love it here... It's so beautiful. I want to remain here. I don't want to leave. From down there, along the autostrada, we look like grain nesting along the curves of the mountains, but from up here I feel grand. I feel magnificent. I … Continue reading My Dear Cerchio

Our Magical Mountain Peak in the Dolomites, Italy

About two or three weeks ago Jess and I went driving into the Dolomites. She vaguely remembered a road that went high up into the mountains, complete with twists and turns through lush forested areas. We drove high up a range and noticed a fork in the road....and we decided to take the road to … Continue reading Our Magical Mountain Peak in the Dolomites, Italy

Chapter 2: Dober dan from Slovenia & Croatia!

I was never a sneakerhead, and I honestly don't think I qualify as one now [these dudes are hard core in their culture]. But I do admit some sneakers have called out to me in the past -- their appearance and character as unique as my personality. And.. This seems to be how I united … Continue reading Chapter 2: Dober dan from Slovenia & Croatia!

Chapter 1: Boots in the Belluno Rain

We are so excited to share our first Sole Stories with you from Italy! This is an idea I have been dreaming and planning for awhile now, thanks to my very first Sole Story in 2011. It is an answered prayer to witness my dreams come to life! When Jess and I dressed for the … Continue reading Chapter 1: Boots in the Belluno Rain

Il Romanticismo della Mattina

Here I am... Still in bed. But it's only 7:13 a.m. I am, however, thinking about pouncing on top of my friend, who is asleep in the other room, just to scare the crap out of her. 🙂  I've been awake since 4 a.m. - I guess I drank a little too much wine before … Continue reading Il Romanticismo della Mattina

Buongiorno!

My first sunrise in Italy! Have a wonderful, blessed day/night everyone! Namaste, T.O.