Life Update before the 2016 Ends 

I set 2016 with one of my resolutions to post on this blog uninterrupted once a week. Let me announced that I failed to do this year because of life. This is what happen to me halfway through the year:

This life update is the best thing that happened to me in 2016. Sacrifices had to be made, even ones that you love such my family, writing, YouTube and free time. This is temporary and I hope that this life update will open doors to better things.

Next year, I hope to share with you, my experience in Americorps and resolutions for 2017. Keep an eye for those posts.

Till the next time, stay curious and you will discover a world beyond yours.

Maria 

An Introduction

Follow this great blog about American History. Her writing is truly amazing!

Through the Lens of History

The messages of history have long been communicated through standard sources that have included books, newspapers, and periodicals. Encompassing a combined usage of primary and secondary sources (such as letters, diaries and eyewitness accounts), the stories of the past have been retold for generations upon generations.

However, not until the mid-19th century would an invention quite like the camera, be able to convey a relationship between the photographer and its subject. For the first time, a picture could bring the news of the world to the forefront of the general public. People, places, and events were now visually captured and forever frozen in time with their stories preserved and promised to be retold for years to come.

This blog searches for those moments in history. The most serious, casual and all-around inspiring moments caught on film.

Perhaps a photograph you see on this blog will tell a story you have never…

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