Sunday, March 08, 2020

Saying Yes to the World - For Women's Day

maybe it is her birth
which she holds close to herself
or her death
which is just as inseparable
and the white wind
that encircles her is a part
just as the blue sky
hanging in turquoise from her neck
oh woman
remember who you are
it is the whole earth

Joy Harjo, The Blanket Around Her