Tag Archives: children

new documentary featuring Roberto Juarez

for your information I am featured in a new documentary entitled “raised by the badge” producers are my sons, Nicholas Juarez and Michael Juarez. please go to Facebook.com/Raised by the badge. in post production now contact nic.caperfilmsla@gmail.com   Raised by the … Continue reading

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Room to Grow, poem excerpt

From “A Special Day” by Roberto Juarez So this I say, for this I know Give your child the room to grow Be slow to anger and quick to forgive Remember, you too were once a kid

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Improved Park in Boyle Heights–Evergreen

One of the many challenges facing urban communities is well-equipped parks for children.  A step in the right direction was taken recently at Evergreen Park in Boyle Heights.  The project was a collaboration between the Los Angeles Department of Recreation … Continue reading

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“Her children will get all her love”–poem excerpt

From “Someone to Hug” by Roberto Juarez The child grows up before her time No one to say, “this child is mine” She wipes her tears, she sheds her fears No mother to kiss, no father to hug Her children … Continue reading

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Leaving home–story excerpt

Starting a story about leaving home for a long time . . . Why had I not screwed up when I was single? I was up early, my wife and three sons were still asleep. I went into the kitchen … Continue reading

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