I was given an unusual name and have become an unlikely combination of qualities. I am a bridge.
Rio de Janeiro and Austin. Hard styles and soft. English, Spanish, and Portuguese. Psychology and martial arts. Machismo and Feminism. Passion and Reason. Ancient Chinese Medicine and Skateboarding. Anglo and Latino. Solitary and Familial. Optimism and Realism. Joy and Urgency. Reading the Best and Writing Better (if I can). Letting go and Really trying. Hello.