About pnlop22

Laura Marte Araujo-Bilbao is beginning her career in freelance writing and she specializes in culture, careers, eco-friendly ideas, entertainment, pets, travel, women, family & social relationships issues. She also writes fiction, non-fiction, and poetry. She has published a poem and a short story online. She has a degree in Business Administration from her home country and she is working towards a second Bachelor's in Creative Writing. She is originally from the Dominican Republic and her native language is Spanish. Laura lives in Lubbock, Texas with her husband, who is the main inspiration and fuel for her blog and the many stories she writes.

Dreams, Kicks, and Anniversaries…

This week we had our second wedding anniversary. It was supposed to be a "Cotton" Anniversary (which is also a symbol of prosperity).  Here are some … [Read more...]

How to Steal and Return a Banned Outfit

It’s Saturday night. There is a big party at the Recreation Center. You have nothing to wear. Sure, there is the same old navy polka-dot knee high … [Read more...]

Write! – 2nd and 3rd Month Blues…

I have been so sick and depressed I barely have had time to keep up with school, work, doctor's appointments, and home care. This weekend my husband … [Read more...]

Girls Just Want to Have Fun-3

Whew! I can't remember when was the last time I had a REAL vacation like this!! Wait, no, it was in 2006, when I went to Denver. Pardon me, I did … [Read more...]

Girls Just Want to Have Fun: Part 2

Well, after months of trying not to think about it; weeks when I just couldn't procrastinate anymore; nights of non sleep; and anxious about the alarm … [Read more...]


photo credit: hypertypos   My husband and I dated for less than three months before we decided to get married. Two weeks later I was Mrs. … [Read more...]


photo credit: daryl_mitchell Ah, the joy of going shopping. Somewhere I read that women see the shopping activity as a way of relaxing and … [Read more...]

Girls Just Want to Have Fun

photo credit: bruce_bruce948 When we were young little girls, we had to ask advice/permission from our parents for every little decision in our … [Read more...]