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Writers Against Racism: Inspiration for “The Cazuela That The Farm Maiden Stirred”


How Samantha Vamos ‘Cooked Up’  The Cazuela The idea for The Cazuela That The Farm Maiden Stirred occurred to me one wintry, weekend morning.  I was in the kitchen gathering ingredients to make pancakes and discovered that I lacked both milk and eggs.  At the time, my husband and I lived in Chicago, Illinois and […]