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Chippewa Folklore: The Legend of the Sleeping Bear

This is a Native American legend from the Chippewa people that tells how North Manitou Island and South Manitou island, were created in the Great Lake now called Lake Michigan and how the… 1,462 more words

Legend

My Creator and My Mental Health

I have lived with mental health problems for twenty years now, give or take a couple.  I had a mental break down when I was in my twenties and that was a really interesting experience. 408 more words

Thoughts And Feelings

Great Spirit, Mother Earth {chant}

Powers of the four directions,

my ancestors,

And all those who love me,

hear me now.

This is a prayer of thanksgiving for the miracle of life. 275 more words

Ancient Times

God is Red: Micro-Responce

In the Indian tribal religions, man and the rest of creation are cooperteve and respectful of the task set for them by the Great Spirit. In the Christian religion both are doomed from shortly after the creation event until the end of the world”

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Writing

Everything Good

The Great Spirit
made it to always change
sunlight to play
night to sleep
everything good.

source: Flying Hawk, Ogalala Clan
image: Eddie Two Hawks, Image Collection, Children Playing

Culture

Gratitude bears much fruit

When I arrived at work yesterday, our administrative assistant (the genius behind the blog pictures) met me with a wonderful story about the Strawberry Moon. I suggested she take over the blog for a day so here is “the rest of the story.” (Thanks to Mary Pat!) 358 more words