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Picking Weeds

By Eric Tinsay Valles Singapore Your fingers once scratched the soil For clovers, dandelions, briar As your mamá picked up shards of glass On the path of her starving toddler. The same stubby fingers bled Clasping to a prickly border fence In that wind-swept, dreamy point cleaving Sonoran desert1 from Temecula vineyards.2 They later folded …

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