Words can make all the difference
By Ruth Nerhaugen, contributor
Based on her experience in both careers, Luisa Caycedo-Kimura believes that attorneys and poets have one important thing in common: a love of words.
For her, both careers also offer an opportunity to make a difference in people’s lives. Her goal as a lawyer was to work with victims of domestic abuse. Now, as a poet, she said, “I’m trying to give people a voice in a different way.”