Tag Archives: Bobby Juarez

poem, sin ella

“Sin Ella” by Roberto Juarez Besos como una bebida fuerte Que pasa sobre los labios Y calienta el pecho Ojos hermosos que prometen, Inspiran, aman, y tal vez mienten Pasion y amor, la mujer latina Que como las olas del … Continue reading

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“A special Christmas story”

A SPECIAL CHRISTMAS STORY  BY  ROBERTO JUAREZ    Many legends and fables have been handed down, regarding the birth of Jesus Christ; and the gifts which were brought to the Child Jesus; here is yet another such tale: Many years … Continue reading

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Working on “Domino” as an extra; Tony Scott

Tony Scott died a few days ago.  He left behind an amazing body of work as a film director. My small involvement with Mr. Scott occurred as an extra in his 2005 film “Domino“.  There is an early scene in … Continue reading

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Spending Time with Father Charles Lueras

We grew up with Charlie Lueras in Boyle Heights.  We all went to Bishop Salesian High School.  In high school, he was a little bit of a ladies man and he was not one to step away from a fight.  … Continue reading

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Smoking Problems

I used to smoke filtered cigarettes.  However, after drinking, I would get in the car and light up only to realize that I was lighting up the filter.  And it would smell bad.  Everyone who got in my car for … Continue reading

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Five ex’s

Quite often, I describe myself as “five ex’s” *ex-cholo *ex-soldier *ex-cop *ex-husband *ex-con These are in the past. Right now, I am focusing on being a father, grandfather, friend, writer, weight lifter, senior citizen, and working stiff.

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Maxine Waters raised the alarm on cocaine connections

Congresswoman Maxine Waters raised the alarm about the allegations in Gary Webb‘s Dark Alliance.  The allegations were that the CIA was involved in cocaine trafficking in South Los Angeles with the profits going to Central American rebels. Waters has represented … Continue reading

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