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Perhaps the World Ends Here (a poem)

Happy Thanksgiving to all of our PCTELA News friends.

We’ll be taking the next few days off to celebrate with family and friends.  We are thankful to have all of you out there teaching and being taught.   284 more words

Poetry

"The children were in school learning subtraction with guns"

A Postcolonial Tale

Every day is a reenactment of the creation story. We emerge from dense unspeakable material, through the shimmering power of dreaming stuff. 472 more words

Poetry

Joy Harjo, poet, musician, activist

A few years ago I wrote to this Muskogee writer and musician to see if she would be OK about me recording one of her poems, and she allowed me to do so! 51 more words

Activism

I Give You Back

I GIVE YOU BACK

By Joy Harjo (Native American poet)

I release you, my beautiful and terrible
fear.  I release you.  You were my beloved… 318 more words

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