TITLE

GRINDING ROCK

AUTHOR(S)
Jack, Don
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
News from Native California;Winter2009/2010, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Essay
ABSTRACT
An essay is presented related to a grinding rock. The author describes a scenario where he hears the sound coming from the grinding rock while fishing. He mentions the sounds of women grinding acorn, the voices of children playing and the scream of the hawk flying. He notes that the sound indicating that the women were finished in their task left a longing in his chest.
ACCESSION #
48444350

 

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