A “reality” feminist / Una feminista de reality

[Versión bilingüe] Ylenia Padilla Santana was born in Benidorm, Alicante (Spain), and she is 28 years old. After her appearance in the reality show Gandía Shore in 2012 she became a celebrity and thanks to her single “Pégate” in 2015 her fame grew even more. From that moment she has been a collaborator in several … Continue reading A “reality” feminist / Una feminista de reality


Books and covers / Libros y portadas

[Versión bilingüe] Judging a book by its cover We live in the age of botox, Instagram, shopaholism, and detox juices. We are obsessed about ours and everybody’s looks. Then, how on earth are we supposed to not judge a book by its cover? Marketing industr… I mean, publishing houses know this. They know we watch … Continue reading Books and covers / Libros y portadas

GIRLS: The end / GIRLS: El final

[Versión bilingüe] A week ago the last episode of Girls aired, and millions of people were left with emptiness. Even though the last chapter of this show was broadcast last Sunday, the finale takes part in the two last episodes, since two of the main characters make their last appearances in the previous episode. I’m … Continue reading GIRLS: The end / GIRLS: El final

Barbie, más allá de la muñeca

La semana pasada pude asistir a la exposición “BARBIE, Más allá de la muñeca” que se encuentra en la galería Fundación Canal en Madrid. Nada más llegar vi una cola considerable de niñas que estaban emocionadas por ver las 438 Barbies que la fundación posee por un tiempo limitado. Lamentablemente, no vi a ningún niño, … Continue reading Barbie, más allá de la muñeca

Experimento / Experiment

[English version below] Sus hombros, sobre los que suavemente cae su pelo moreno, soportan todo el peso que les pone. El peso de los besos, los recuerdos, los deseos y las palabras. Las palabras —which float and shift from one language into the other— que son sus amigas y compañeras, elegidas y adoradas, las que … Continue reading Experimento / Experiment

I was born in 1994 / Nací en el 94

[Versión bilingüe] The millennial generation doesn’t know what life is; Millennials have less sex than previous generations; Useful advice to understand millennials. Don’t think I made up these headings, you only need to Google “the millennial generation” and you’ll find wonderful articles such as these ones with which you can even get to know us … Continue reading I was born in 1994 / Nací en el 94


¡Qué suerte tenemos las personas de poder desahogarnos a través de algo más que de las palabras! Somos afortunados y afortunadas por poseer el don de crear, de expresar e incluso de sensibilizar. La música nos emociona, tiene la generosidad de regalarnos un billete imaginario que nos transporta a cualquier lugar con solo cerrar los … Continue reading ReivindicArte

Get lost, get found / Piérdete, Encuéntrate

[Versión bilingüe] It has always been said that one has to study and only study until you get a job. You start at school so you can then go to college. Later they tell you that you need to study one or a thousand masters so you can get a job and do that for … Continue reading Get lost, get found / Piérdete, Encuéntrate

Oh, hey there, beautiful Edinburgh

[Versión bilingüe] I miss you. I miss you every day. Your paved streets, your old buildings. I miss greeting the castle every morning with a nod and a smile, on my way to uni. I miss going to the market on Sundays and getting lost among extremely cheap second-hand books for hours at Armchair Books … Continue reading Oh, hey there, beautiful Edinburgh