Ingredients for Madina Market Stew

Ingredients for Madina Market Stew

 
3 parts dust
1 part fish
2 parts feces
1 part spices
2 parts beautifully printed Ghanaian dresses on shapely women with giant metal bowls of fruit balanced on their heads
1 part hissing vendors
1 part live crabs
1 part nokia phones
1 part cute babies
3 parts sweat
3 parts smiles
3 parts Twi (the local language)
2 parts overly confident flirtatious men
4 parts curiousity
one of each color of the rainbow
and everything else you could possibly imagine
 
by Becky Nash
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