Natives - Oratory, Quotes, Insights, or Achievements
Prestigious Scholarship won by Cherokee Nation's Sequoyah School Senior
Logan Francis of the Caddo and Creek tribes is the recipient of the Silas Hunt Scholarship from the University of Arkansas.
The Silas Hunt Scholarships are the among the University of Arkansas’…
Cherokee Pecan Soup
from Spirit of the Harvest: North American Indian Cooking (by Beverly Cox & Martin Jacobs).
Nuts and seeds could be the keys to survial for many Indian tribes during harsh winters. In this Cherokee recipe, pecans give an interesting flavor to the soup and would have…
Added by Sassafras on March 22, 2011 at 11:25am — No Comments
March 25, 2011 to March 26, 2011
Added by Sassafras on March 22, 2011 at 10:00am — No Comments
Thank you for the honor you have given to me. I am awe struck.Many blessings.
WILD ONIONS AND EGGS
4-5 bunches wild onions (about 4-5 onions each)
1/4 cup water
6 eggs, chicken, duck, whatever eggs you can find
2 tbsp. butter or bacon grease, bear fat, etc.
Chop 16-18 wild onions. Put in a cast iron skillet w/the water and sweat them for…
Added by Sassafras on March 22, 2011 at 7:00am — No Comments
"My driver was a heathen Cree. He was, moreover, a linguist, speaking several aboriginal dialects and a kind of mongrel French. Five golden sovereigns constituted the bond of union between us. He was a lank, muscular man, the bones of whose huge frame stood out conspicuous at the joints and angles, and the muscles showed distinctly in his gaunt meagreness. He had yellow paint on his face, and was arrayed in rather bewildering apparel. His headgear was the luxuriant chevelure with which…Continue
Added by Sassafras on March 21, 2011 at 10:00pm — No Comments
Fake Buffalo Hump Steak - Okie style
2 - 3 slices jumbo - a/k/a bologna
couple tablespoons cheapest BBQ sauce
2 slices kiss o' death wasicu (white) bread
cast iron skillet
last week's bacon grease
Throw some old grease in the skillet. Crank up heat.…
Hey Beth, this one's in honor of you...
Thanks so much for keeping the heartfelt poetry of Native Americans going!
"Grandfathers, you behold me!
Spirits of the World, you behold!
What you have said to me,
I am now…Continue
Makes 8 servings.
1/2 cup water
1 tablespoon oil
1 cup all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
3 cups grape juice
1 cup corn syrup
1. Mix water and oil together in a bowl.
2. Add flour and baking…Continue
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Added by Fallingwater on March 17, 2011 at 9:00am — No Comments
Kutenai Woman by me, Cherokee, Acrylic, she's currently in storage for the move, but if I recall correctly she is 16x20.
Ever alert he keeps a constant
vigil on the search for the
ever present danger to
Added by Fallingwater on March 17, 2011 at 4:49am — No Comments
GREAT SPIRIT,WE ASK
YOU AND THE ANCESTORS
SHOW US HOW TO LIVE
AS ONE WITH THE WHITE MAN
WHO INVADE OUR LAND!
OAH GREAT SPIRIT
TEACH THEM TO HONOR
FATHER SKY AND MOTHER EARTH
TEACH THEM TO RETURN TO
OUR MOTHER THAT WHICH
GREAT SPIRIT LET THEM
SEE THIS LAND IS BIG
ENOUGH FOR ALL TO SHARE.
MAY THE WHITE MAN LEARN
FROM US AS WE LEARN
Added by Fallingwater on March 16, 2011 at 10:00am — No Comments
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This is a song I enjoy but can't get the video to upload in the regular way, but still wanted to share with you…
Added by Sassafras on March 14, 2011 at 11:30pm — No Comments
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"The earth is a very, very loudly announced being. How can you say all of our sources and resources come from something that isn't living? It is a living being-Mother Earth. And of course, these things that she provides are food. Food comes from our mother when she cradles us up close to her breast. The earth is the same way.
Added by Sassafras on March 13, 2011 at 1:30am — No Comments