Senora Ortega’s Frijoles, a short story

In the tradition of Señora Ortega’s own madre, la cocina was a place of teaching — about food, about life, about being a woman, about being human.

A bowl of frijoles negros courtesy of Badagnani under CC BY 3.0 license.

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