Jimmy Santiago Baca

Santa Fe, New Mexico
Jimmy Santiago Baca
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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Meditations On The South Valley, Part Xxiii

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Pancho, the barrio idiot.
Rumor is that una bruja from Bernalillo
le embrujo. Unshaven, chattering
and nodding to airy friends
that follow him,
he roams the barrio all day.
I see him at least twice a day—
walking on the ditch behind my house,
hours later walking across the bridge.
Harmless, la gente leave him alone
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