I gather my fragments and slip away,
I slither, I smell the sea
in which one day my memory will be
buried and I will not know pain
demands, or fear
and I will be then no more
than a calm spin in a tomb of water.


    — Claribel Alegría (tr. Carolyn Forché), from “I Am Root”

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