image by Sebastián Gómez Hernández,
I was born here.
My parents told me that when I was a baby,
they gave me salt,
a note book and a pen to become a competent and bright student.
I also remember the story, where, when my mother went to wash
the laundry, I fell into a water hole. My mother pulled me out quickly.
If she wouldn’t have done that, today I would be no more.
Sebastián Gómez Hernández , Chamula
Taken from Wendy Ewalds book“ Secret Games: Collaborative Works with Children 1969-1999.”