An Arab Shepherd Is Searching for His Goat on Mount Zion, image that has cultural meaning and significance.
Searching for a goat or a son has always been in the beginning of a new religion in these mountains
it often takes the loss of something close to discover something else
Song of Becoming mentions Bible and Quran except
the boys’ devotion to their cause has elevated them to a status higher than both books.
central conflict in song of becoming is…
ownership of lands
“They’re grown to become trees, plunging deep roots into the earth