May 23, 2022

Isabel Galvan



Re-Introduction (2021-07-12) poem rhymed

Isabel Galvan was born and raised in San Antonio, Texas. With a desire to spread love and inspiration, she uses her passion for writing poetry and short stories as a way to express emotions. She finds great pleasure in being authentically transparent with her life's journey.

Purple (2021-10-18) poem

"...It was once my favorite...."

How She Feels (2021-11-08) poem rhymed

"...reminiscing of bedside time with her in hospice..."

Beauty Marks (2022-01-24) poem unrhymed

"...Proof she's lived, and proof her life has meaning..."

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Isabel Galvan
Isabel Galvan

Isabel Galvan is a Lupus and CKD (chronic kidney disease) warrior. She was born and raised in San Antonio, Texas. Orphaned at the age of 23, she took on the responsibility of taking care of her siblings and faced the reality of being her mother's next of kin. Forced to be the one to sign her mother off life support caused Isabel many years of depression and self isolation. Finally forgiving herself and doing some soul searching she found a need to help others do the same.

Isabel prides herself on being a mother and dog mom. She's been writing since she was a teenager. Winning awards in middle school for literature, her dream as a child was always to be a writer, hoping one day to write short stories and poetry columns for magazines and papers like the New York Times.

Although life threw curveballs her way. Isabel still writes occasionally to help inspire others, entertain her children, and tell her story of perseverance.