Our Lives Were in Danger Enough! I left with my children. Our lives were in danger. I trust God will protect us. Mother 8-26-15 Ya Me Voy!
We left quickly from my country El Salvador. My only escape is the U.S. with my son. It is better to die Fighting Than to die doomed. Condemned by the gangs. People in my country told me “The trip is dangerous . . .” But we made the trip. God never fails. I have to... Continue Reading →
I was glad to leave home I had gone through some very ugly things. God helped me to leave. It is incredible: I left. I am here. So ends my story. Mother 7-29-15 Letters Home
The heart is the organ that feels all the pain all the sadness. I prefer to feel much love much joy. My heart is very healthy. My heart is very strong. I want to kill all the bad memories. I want to be happy. Mother 7-29-15 Letters Home
I love my Sabrina She arrived to my house 16 years ago. I love my big girl. She is the beauty of my life. We left. We came here. I do not want her to suffer. I want to give my Sabrina a better life. Mother 7-29-15 Letters Home
First— I give thanks to God For permitting us to arrive here. Safe. It always has been a dream to come here. to our sister country. * The trip was difficult for my two children Jaciel and Jobson. They are my motivation to come to the U.S. to struggle for their safety to work for... Continue Reading →
First and Foremost: I am a mother. I name this first because it matters most. Marcia is important! She is my daughter. * I grew up without a mother. She abandoned me and my four siblings. I learned how important it is to have a mother because I did not have one. * My... Continue Reading →
My Daughter is My Inspiration I am a Honduran. I am a single mother. I love my daughter very much. She is my inspiration. * I want her to reach her dream. She wants to be a teacher. My goal in coming to this country to help her struggle to reach her dream. She is... Continue Reading →