When you put on your regalia, can you see the disconnection between your dance for the Creator and the Mother and how you bait, broker and buy the Creator's and Mother's daughters for others to discard once used? If not, that's something you may want to sit with if you can stand the silence within … Continue reading When You Put on Your Regalia…
For those interested in the book that's a slow work in progress, I'm asking that you go to my Patreon page. It is open to the public and I'm open to new Patrons, so if you can join in that way, I'd appreciate it. I actually began it in the spring of 2017 when I … Continue reading New Book Information and Ask
Three men representing three Nations across two countries. Gentlemen, did you really think you were operating unseen? Did you think those you claim to revere in public would approve of your behavior in private? Did you really think you could weaponize the medicine to protect yourselves, your 'product', and it's flow? Did it not occur … Continue reading The Gila River Monster, the Cowesses council member, the Wich-itan and the $50,000 Bullet
Why do we shout "Save the Mother!!" but quietly whisper the wish her daughters were 'just born boys' to save them?
Have you forgotten that the mountains talk to each other, that they're braided like roots? That the river you think is dry, isn't? That the wind shifts and spins as well as sand and speaks like the Ancestors do? That their voices--those of the ones you tell the stories to in the dark--can be heard … Continue reading Oh, Sir
Enforced disappearances. Disappearances of Indigenous women and children from the Americas that are aided and abetted by local, tribal and federal law enforcement agencies across the continent, by those in the highest reaches of the United States and other militaries, private industry, local, state and federal houses of legislature, and government-owned multimillion dollar enterprises. All … Continue reading Buried Bodies and Buried Truths
The Mother of the Sea The Mother of the Rivers The Mother of the Mountains The Mother of the Trees The Mother of the mud and magma, her primordial ooze that made man. And the Mothers in the wind, that dance amongst the starlit trails and leave their footprints in the sand. Daughters … Continue reading The Mother
There are so many who just want to come home. They are alive. There are so many mothers and brothers who think they're dead. They're not. They are alive. There are so many that have given up the hope of wrapping their arms around daughters and nieces and granddaughters. There are so many who just … Continue reading The Disappeared but Not Dead
You know that I know about The Cleaner, right? Por supuesto que sí. Después de todo este tiempo, ¿todavía no entiendes? Ellos me dicen. Los antepasados y Otros me lo dicen.
Dene Thá, Poplar Hill, Acho Dene NWT, Fort Nelson, Bad River, Pictou. Thank you. Tobique, Windigo, Shibogama, Paawidigong, Wabuskang, Munsee Delware, Tetoten Community, Kwikwetlen, Semilahmoo, Marmora Mine, Curve Lake, Hiawatha, Aldervil, Tyendinaga, Bay Qunite. Thank you. Leqand, Sumas, Swantlen, Matsqui, Sapotaweyak, Nisgaa, Okanagan, Chiniki, Treaty 8, Paul, Enoch and Alexander First Nations. Thank you. Skwah, … Continue reading I see you. Thank you.