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Mélida Arredondo has been a long time community and peace activist. She has had her opinion pieces published in local community papers, primarily as remembrances of her stepson Alex and also on issues related to military families. She previously has had her poetry published as well. A first generation US-American, her father is Nicaraguan and her late Mother was Costa Rican. She also has a Masters of Public Health and works at community health center in Boston. She lives in Boston with Carlos Arredondo and their two dogs, Buddy and Chica.
SHARE Friday, April 19, 2013 Stay in Place Order Issued - Pray in Place Order Issued
the Greater Boston area is shut down. No trains, buses, taxes. We are all told to stay in place (home or work), wherever you are. The 19 year old younger brother is on the run, armed with explosives and dangerous.
This is the time to mediate, pray, send out positive energy for all of humanity.