Cihualpilli

An herstorical poem about a Queen of Mexico   Her long black hair cascaded down her back swaying gently as she walked into the forest through the trees. Queen Cihualpilli…

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Xiuhpohualli: A musical poem

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KYOfMT2uecw The xiuhpohualli is the year cycle of nature with 365 ¼ solar and 260 lunar days, each day starts at a different hour, depending on which one of the…

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Freedom (¡Ánimo!)

Thank you the ancestros shout out to all the pueblo much love to the hermanas siguele hechando ganas. https://youtu.be/89TgUUOzZC4 Guerras hay pa sobrar things are so heavy OMG toxic masculinity…

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Yaocihuatl (a haiku)

Healer and outlaw a mother and warrior bleeds light from her wounds   -- Via Borderland Bruja, a collection of poetry by Iris Rodriguez -- Xica Media Press / Xicana Chronicles…

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Medicine Garden

I rise in a bed of flores y hierbas that take away todo lo malo, clearing the chaos that clouds our hearts and visions. Come to my garden. Watch my…

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She watches

She quietly sneaks in through my window during the witching hour of the night baring her naked soul through the twisted branches crossing into my vision with her light.  …

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Dawn of the next revoluXion

The heat still kindled in the depths of the ashes that had been burning for centuries in our hearts and in our homes, deep in our earth. The blood had long…

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