Saturday Song Rmllw2llz 7-23-16

I hate hip-hop but I love this. That’s how good it is!

Life of an El Paso Woman

wp-1469257433687.jpgHi everyone and happy Saturday! I hope your weekend is off to a great start! Since today is Saturday, a local band or musician is featured here on Life of an El Paso Woman. Today is a big day for hip-hop artist Rmllw2llz (Romell with 2 l’s)! He’s launching his latest EP, “New Growf!” I included a blog post about my high school classmate on May 12, 2015. In case you missed it, you can check it out right here. 

Although Rmllw2llz doesn’t live in El Paso anymore, he grew up here in the late 90’s and early 2000’s. Rmllw2llz currently stays busy in the Louisville, Kentucky hip-hop scene. Aside from recording music and touring, he also hosts a radio show. He plans on launching “New Growf” at a release show with other hip-hop acts. The show takes place at Headliners Music Hall in Louisville this Saturday night. Rmllw2llz was recently interviewed in the music…

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A Friend from LGBTQ Community Reacts to Mass Shooting,Etc.

We are all equal and share the same blood. We should be United and embrace all kinds of people, no matter their skin color, race, gender or sexual orientation. God made us to love one another. We must stand up and stop this hatred and this uncalled for violence.

Life of an El Paso Woman

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Hi everyone. Like several other cities worldwide, hundreds of El Pasoans came together at San Jacinto Plaza and the El Paso County Courthouse on Sunday. The crowd mourned the loss of the 50 people who were shot and killed at the gay Orlando nightclub, Pulse Sunday morning. Fifty three patrons were also injured during the mass shooting. I watched the local videos online. The events were beautiful yet tear jerking. Bag pipers played “Amazing Grace” and local LGBTQ leaders spoke about the day’s tragic events and uniting as a country. June 12, 2016 goes down as the worst mass shooting on United States soil.

I had to explain to my son what was going on. Being the curious kid he is, he kept asking me questions like “Why did this happen?” “Who did they do this to and where?” I did the best I could to answer his questions. I…

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Saturday Evening Interview 6-4-16

Lisa A. interviewed me on Life of an El Paso Woman. She is one of my favorite bloggers and she lives in one of my favorite cities!

Life of an El Paso Woman

wp-1465089493220.jpgA photo Rob took for Pride in his hometown, San Francisco. 

Hi everyone! I hope your weekend is going well! Today’s interview is with fellow blogger and friend, Rob Goldstein from Art by Rob Goldstein. Since meeting Rob here, I’ve always been interested in his art, photography, writing and creativity. Rob’s lived an interesting life. His interview intrigued me. It also made me shed a few tears. Since June is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) Pride Month in the U.S., I’ll be featuring interviews and guest posts by bloggers from the LGBTQ community. Rob spoke with me about his blog, art, life, etc. You can check out his blog here. Please help me welcome Rob to Life of an El Paso Woman! 

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ME: How long have you been blogging? I began to blog consistently in October of 2014, so a little less than two years.

ME: How…

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