Turquoise healing gems
to be touched
to be held
to be crafted into charms
to protect and give good health
”Turquoise is good for that, if it’s only one stone to wear it’s turquoise my dear,” she said.
I’ve never forgotten her stare, her yellow skin and long shiny black hair pulled tight and the
beautiful silver jewelry interlaced with shades of turquoise that dazzled my eyes
this proud Amerindian woman who sat by my side.