Talking Story

by allisonkujiraoka

We make a home in the re-telling

We make ourselves a home

and project it with our senses

and protect it with our defenses.

Accidental or intentional,

the road takes us where we let it.

 

* Talk Story, known in Hawaii as mo’olelo, is the tradition of sharing stories to preserve them for future generations.  Alternatively, it is a Hawaiian expression, used as a noun or verb, meaning “an informal chat” or “to chat informally.”

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