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July 24, 2011

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Written by: Nydia O Tapia - Gonzales
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¿Sabías qué?  En varios pueblos de la Sierra Norte de Oaxaca existe la tradición de que, en aquellos días soleados y tranquilos, cuando no se ve ni una nube, si se empieza a escuchar el canto de las chachalacas “chac a lac – cha ca lac”  al otro día habrá lluvia y cambio de clima, lo cual sorprendentemente casi siempre es cierto.

Mi nombre es Nydia Tapia-Gonzales y Chachalaca es el apodo con el cual mi padre me “bautizo” pues me gusta platicar; hablo muy rápido, con acento norteño y puedo ser bastante ruidosa como las Chachalacas.

Anunciar un cambio de clima, alzar la voz y contar sobre la vida en el Valle de Texas;  el esparcimiento, la cultura, educación y tradiciones que se están desarrollando a raíz del reciente incremento de la población, es la meta de este “blog”

Te invito a compartir conmigo experiencias vividas en nuestro querido Valle del Rio Grande en Texas. No necesitas ser un escritor experimentado, solo necesitas desear ser parte del cambio y tener algo que decir y que compartir.

Un ave no canta porque tiene una respuesta, canta porque tiene una canción…

PROVERBIO CHINO

 

¡Cantemos juntos!

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Nydia O Tapia - Gonzales
A bird does not sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.-Maya Angelou. La Vida Valle is where I write about "la vida" life in the Rio Grande Valley. From this bi-cultural corner on the tip of Texas, I share my poems and spiritual and travel experiences. I also blog about the arts,nature and my passion for historic preservation and architecture. But most important, let's talk about "la vida" - living our lives - in a vacation state of mind. Contributions and comments are always welcome .




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