Stephanie Pérez-Gurri
The beginner’s stage of documenting the stuff that I’m already doing. Essays and observations on marriage, motherhood, our singular experiences from the two as we come into our own. I hope it fills your cup the way it fills mine.
Created 15 Jun 2021
  • Bravery
    05 Aug 2021 • 6 min read • 6 0
    Grey Line with Black, Blue and Yellow (1923) by Georgia O’Keeffe I write to you from the depths of the third trimester. I am settling well into the loneliness, heartburn, self-doubt, and chosen avoida...
  • Kids on the Run
    28 Jul 2021 • 5 min read • 3 0
    Cerca de Casa (2016), by René Monzón Relova In my dreams I am back at the farm where I was raised. I am back as my current self, not as the 10-year-old child with buckling knees and grass-stained Limi...
  • #01: Letters to My Husband
    22 Jul 2021 • 9 min read • 2 2
    An ongoing series called Letters to my Husband. The first of which was published by Hatch. Letters to my Husband is an anthology of the good, the dark, and the messy that we endure with our partner th...
  • #soscuba
    15 Jul 2021 • 7 min read • 5 1
    Sancti Spiritus, Cuba (1993) by Alex Webb There is something beyond beautiful to be said about childhood memories. It molds us into adulthood. It is where pride comes from. It raises you with morals. ...
  • How To Write like a Writer Who Writes
    06 Jul 2021 • 7 min read • 3 3
    If you’re wondering how to write or create something of any medium, I have found it handy to follow the below steps. For me, writing is self-indulgent, a life force of its own, the only way to make th...
  • Burn It All Down
    01 Jul 2021 • 6 min read • 5 2
    Fire (2016), by Teresita Fernández There’s the saying “Life comes in waves.” “When it rains it pours” some say. And there’s my personal fave, “Up shit creek without a paddle.” In time, the wave (or th...
  • Silenzio Bruno!
    25 Jun 2021 • 6 min read • 5 7
    Fuck. Here it is. I have a newsletter now. You know, something else I will now be subservient to. Over the past 6 months, I have mentally compiled a list of reasons why I shouldn’t do this. It is scar...
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