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By Stefanie Almendarez

a suite of poetry with photographs as outstanding because the work of Frida Kahlo. those are poems encouraged via the paintings and lifestyles tale of the Mexican painter Frida Kahlo de Rivera, born Magdalena Carmen Frida Kahlo y Calderón. Frida stumbled on her ardour for portray after a bad coincidence left her prostrated in mattress for a number of months. She painted ordinarily self-portraits, and her variety used to be Surrealism or Magical Realism. Stefanie's poems are the muse of her musings on Frida Kahlo and her tumultuous dating with the Mexican painter Diego Rivera. This poetry chapbook is a candy tribute that praises the mythical artist Frida Kahlo. "Frida: mother/Frida: poet/Frida: sister/Frida dwelling via your work and diary, you're my newfound idea/ a godmother from afar..."

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