The Bee Leaf
by Karee Shea Walker
Marikeyta is a girl who lives in the city with her mother. Marikeyta enters her rites of passage as she transitions from a girl into a young woman.
Her mother falls ill and Marikeyta is challenged to seek what she must find. Through the help and support of the wise old couple on the top of hill, Marikeyta enters the quest to find the Bee Leaf.