Black Elk and Me

The Old wica┼Ťa wakan and this modern white woman Walking with the Sioux, Part 2Many know of him by way of  the book Black Elk Speaks, few know him as family. Until last summer, I did not know of him beyond a name & book, one I hadn't read. Since then, he has become a … Continue reading Black Elk and Me

The Road to Sun Dance

Walking with the Sioux, Part I As far as I know, my journey with First Nations peoples began when Chief Running Rabbit, a Siksika Blackfoot, visited me in May 2008 in my first vision. His disembodied head appeared in my driver's side window during a time where what I needed was to feel safe. His … Continue reading The Road to Sun Dance