A worthwhile read: http://nativesinamerica.com/2016/06/tanka-part-one-native-representations/
Take it from one who knows from first-hand experience – A degree in English is always a good starting point for becoming a storyteller:
Wóuŋspe kiŋ lé wówašʼake. = education is power.
All men are created, but not all have equal rights:
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Hello to Barnes and Noble, in Mesa, AZ.! Are you ready for the publication of Ohútkȟaŋ/Origins?
Not to diminish the loss of life, but if the experts, which includes much of the news media and self-serving politicians, knew and remembered history, they would admit the recent mass killing in Orlando, Florida was not the worst mass murder in the history of the United States of America.
Five hundred-plus armed soldiers against no more than 300 civilians in what would become known as The Wounded Knee Massacre: