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Book Review: "Indian Horse" by Richard Wagamese (2012)

Richard Wagamese’s Indian Horse (2012; Douglas & McIntyre) is a harrowing, yet ultimately uplifting, novel that explores the impact of Canadian residential schools on generations of Aboriginal Canadians.Why, then, is it being reviewed on a hockey blog? 1,363 more words

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Morning Prayer 9.8.16, Herman of Alaska, Missionary to the Aleut, 1837

“I tell you, keep away from these men and let them alone; because if this plan or this undertaking is of human origin, it will fail; but if it is of God, you will not be able to overthrow them.” 3,144 more words

Jesus Christ

Morning Prayer 7.8.16, Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost

If I must boast, I will boast of the things that show my weakness.

I was glad when they said to me, “Let us go to the house of the Lord.” … 2,892 more words

Jesus Christ

smelling the breeze

The well-known Zen quote says: ‘Where there are humans, you will find flies. And Buddhas.’
Apt no matter location, but especially relevant to bushland areas situated adjacent to towns. 381 more words

Photography

north head, snake spirit, death.

North Head overlooks Ulladulla harbour. The local Indigenous Council have created a walking track that winds through the scrubland. Mostly, I walk to the south of the harbour. 228 more words

Photography

Robyn's Dreams - Video for Caribou Legs, A Warrior Against Violence & Tara

A couple of months ago I received a message on Facebook from a guy I’d never even heard of.  He’d seen something I posted somewhere and from that, he looked me up.  1,015 more words

Life

The Inuit: Disc Numbers and Project Surname

Today’s Inuit use a combination of Euro-Christian given names with Inuit surnames. This has not always been the practice. Prior to the first half of the 20th century, the Inuit did not use surnames. 429 more words

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