Homelands

There is something beautiful about, being able to sink bare toes into dark soil from which your ancestors sprout, and feel their embedded spirits broil. Something captivates you when you can look above to the same stars that were gazed upon by your kin and you can feel in your soul "this land is ours" … Continue reading Homelands

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Why I Hesitate to Call Myself Metis

My identity as an Indigenous person has been a struggle for me. Read on if you'd like to find out why I sometimes have trouble identifying myself as Metis.  As I've discussed before, identifying yourself is one of the very first things you do when you are participating in an event, class or workshop within the … Continue reading Why I Hesitate to Call Myself Metis