Title: How the World Began
Source(s): When Jesus Came, the Corn Mothers Went Away
Ramon A. Gutíerrez (Author)
A noted scholar tells the story of how the world began according to the people of Acoma.
In the beginning two females were born underneath the earth at a place called Shipapu. In total darkness Tsichtinako (Thought Woman) nursed the sisters, taught them language and gave them each a basket that their father Uchtsiti had sent them contain...