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SUNDANCE - ARGUABLY THE MOST SACRED OF OUR CEREMONIES

The Sundance is arguably the most sacred of our ceremonies, with that in mind you would think the approach by those conducting and participating would be reverent and respectful, that the non indigenous would leave well enough alone. 226 more words

MISTAKES

Mistakes, that’s probably a subject we all know something about having committed our share of them.

Mistakes kind of fall into categories to my way of thinking – simple honest ones, 455 more words

FIRST NATIONS "PRINCES"

It’s kind of funny the way things will come up in a conversation – how beginning in one topic another will arise.

I know a man I occasionally run into that is a double amputee, both legs and gets around on crutches – usually when I run into him he’s sitting near a convenience store asking people for change and it’s become something of a ritual that we spend a few moments talking and I give him a couple of dollars or whatever change I might have on me. 375 more words