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Arizona Desert Metaphor

Subject: Folk expression. Collection: “It’s hotter than a snake’s ass in a wagon rut.” Background Info: K. Cowdery is 21 years old and a junior Narrative Studies major at the University of Southern California. She grew up in Phoenix, Arizona and now resides in Los Angeles where she attends school. Context: My friend shared this… Continue Reading »

Seven Sisters

Once there were seven sisters and when it came time for marriage, the proposed sister decided to runaway for she did not want to be married. When her sisters saw her escaping, they followed her one-by-one and when the first runaway fell in a well, the other six followed. The constellation therefore shows the seven… Continue Reading »