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Thursday, March 16, 2006

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I made soup tonight
and all my ancestors danced
in the pot, with the barley
the beans, the knuckle and neck bones,
enriching this brew;
Here women joined
love and ancient wisdom, the knowledge
salt and pepper bring; secrets
that are ritual and legacy.

Elsa Garcia

"Belly Laugh" by Krystin Goodsell 2005

1 comments:

MARYBETH said...

absolutely joyous!!
(((hugs))