Juana Martinez-Neal

Alma and How She Got Her Name

October 11, 2020

It must be hard to initial things.

This clearly is not my culture and as a young child growing up in the culture, either she would already know the answer to this (in which case she wouldn't be asking this question) or she merits a more thorough explanation. Maybe she's supposed to be a really young kid and it's supposed to not matter.


Names can be something that ties you to your family history.