It’s been a jjigae kind of week here, with all the downpour. Today is no different. Budae jjigae, or Korean army base stew, was an invention of necessity during and after the Korean war. People made this dish by combining leftover Spam and hot dogs from U.S. Army facilities (hence its other…
Maiko Fukunae, Miyagawacho
Kyoto-149 (by En Tercera Clase)
I remember the checkered
red and white cloth in the wind,
you, walking barefoot and the
little craters your sinking weight made.
What barrier the mind
had built along the shoreline
to separate the big water from
dry land. There still lie, uninterrupted
your footprints on my sand.