women circle

this has been my experience of taiwan 
and my experiences are 
constantly evolving 
this photo holds a lot for me 
my mama, ama, and nainai
talking, in the house where my mama grew up 
and they continue to live 
and run the family business 
eating food my ama cooks
and has learned to cook from her mama and ama 
retelling and telling stories old and new 
about life in all it's funny, simple, and serious 
ups, downs, twists, turns
it's all so very