Raven Steals the Toilet Paper

Children’s book by Vera Starbard, Illustrated by Don Starbard I’m so happy to finally release the fun quarantine project I worked on with my dad – the children’s book “Raven Steals the Toilet Paper.” It’s available for...

Native Poem-A-Day #6

I am having a very disassociated day. Just a pileup of emotions that took me over and my body decided it had enough. This brought me to today’s poem choice. I honestly looked and looked for an hour. I glanced over so many and nothing – not even poems I...

Native Poem-A-Day #4 and #5

Whew. Okay. I had a rough day yesterday just DEALING with all things COVID, and I just decided to deal with it by being overly busy in things that I didn’t necessarily have to finish but wanted to. So I’m jamming two days into one here! These are both by...

Native Poem-A-Day Begins

Today I was supposed to start the Storyknife Writer’s Retreat, but, like everything else in the world, it was cancelled due to COVID-19 measures. While I was bummed upon hearing about the cancellation, of course it was the right decision. And I figured, since I...

Native Poem-A-Day #1

The first poem I wanted to read for my Native Poem-A-Day project is Joy Harjo’s “Conflict Resolution for Holy Beings.” The title of this caught my eye first, and I purchased her book of the same name based on it. The poem is here, with my own...