Journey of a girl raised by her grandmother in a world of spirituality and unconditional love. An autobiographical memoir of magic and unbreakable bond between a granddaughter and the grandmother that raised her.
Jennese and Julie’s grandmother, Gramita, is the only mother they knew growing up. Jennese recounts loving tales of magic and life lessons from her childhood raised by her grandmother, a Puerto Rican Taina High Priestess of the Espiritismo Religion, similar to Santeria.
Tragedy strikes decades later when she discovers that her grandmother is being abused by her own mother. As she desperately tries to rescue her grandmother, she uncovers the truth behind her childhood which makes her question her life and purpose. Heartbroken from the shocking betrayal of her biological mother, Jennese recovers by applying the spiritual lessons learned from her grandma’s upbringing of prayer and faith, spirituality and magic.