Month of May Mothers: Frida.

self-portrait-croppedYou lived in the unsafe shadow of a

Man who was a giant in size and

Appetites, with his own quiver of

Arrows to shoot through you like

Sebastian on a tree but your

Children are stronger for it, and live longer, for

Eternity.

Gracias, Senora, for confronting our self-images, staring back from the frame, we

see

our own face.

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