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Remember the sky that you were born under,
know each of the star’s stories.
Remember the moon, know who she is.
Remember the sun’s birth at dawn, that is the… 147 more words

Poems

      for Lurline McGregor

Ah, ah cries the crow arching toward the heavy sky over the marina.
Lands on the crown of the palm tree.

Ah, ah slaps the urgent cove of ocean swimming through the slips. 126 more words

English

She had horses who were the blue air of the sky

Photo by Aaron Huey. You can watch a TED talk by Huey

See more photographs HERE

Joy Harjo reading ‘She had some horses’ HERE

Honor the treaties…give back the Black Hills.

POETRY: For Calling The Spirit Back From Wandering The Earth In Its Human Feet, by Joy Harjo

Put down that bag of potato chips, that white bread, that bottle of pop.

Turn off that cellphone, computer, and remote control.

Open the door, then close it behind you. 449 more words

Poetry

A Map to the Next World

BY JOY HARJO

for Desiray Kierra Chee

In the last days of the fourth world I wished to make a map for those who would climb through the hole in the sky. 500 more words

Spiritual

FOUR SONGS

JOY HARJO

1.
I fell through a hole in the sky from one end of the world
to the next. Burning off layers
like a comet… 87 more words

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