"... a non-English word entered my unspoken vocab recently which has opened up my way of seeing. The word is 'va'. It is a Samoan word and is used commonly in the phrase 'le teu la va'. Its meaning: cherish the space. My gleanings and conversations inform me that this is not the space that separates people, (as in "I need my space!"), but rather... "
And now you'll want to visit new blogger PMM's site Cadence to read the rest of the story!
Lasting Conversations - charcoal & pastel on paper: CB 2009