CHAPTER 5 | SUMMARY.

Within this writing I reflect upon Chapter 5 of my reading from the book entitled: “EL NORTE.” I became interested in the continued explorations and learning of the inherent prominence of Spanish Bernado de Gálvez who was integral to the creation of America.

CHAPTER 4 | SUMMARY.

WIthin this writing I reflect upon Chapter 4 of my reading from the book entitled: “EL NORTE.” I specifically became interested at the making of racial categories within what we know today as America.

MY ALHAMBRA!

Within this blog post I connect the celebration of Eid-ul-Fitr to the historical relations between Muslim and Catholic Spain with the Alhambra that is located in Granada, Spain.

ST. AUGUSTINE.

The early expeditions that also involved the struggles between the French and the English were eventually resolved. The Spanish were able to maintain their foot-hold upon the Spanish settlements and forts. ST. Augustine because the main settlement in Florida, USA. Other names of forts include: San Felipe and Santa Elena. I took the time toContinue reading “ST. AUGUSTINE.”

EMERGING VOICES!

Within this writing I reflect upon the recent readings and notes from the book entitled: “EL NORTE,” as related to my previous blog posts and current events, and why I feel that it is necessary to read and learn the American Hispanic / Spanish heritage.

BOOK READING NOTES!

This blog post page is to share and preserve thoughts as I read through the book entitled: “EL NORTE, The Epic and Forgotten Story of North America” (Gibson, 2019).

CAPITOL ROUND UP.

These thoughts are a continuation of my previous blog post that reflect upon the riots in Capitol Hill. Within this writing I connect the upcoming inauguration, impeachment and Confederate flag.

SEVILLA FC!

Congratulations to Spanish Soccor / Football Club – Sevilla FC’s UEFA Europa League Football Championship! To celebrate this win and also the recent reading / writing about American History as related to the Spanish Expeditions I decided to cook Churro’s. A traditional Spanish and Portuguese dessert, which is also a popular American dessert. Congratulations Sevilla FC!