Hard to Kill

In my branch of the Aske Tiospaye, we have a story that was passed down to us from the days…

Breath

In my goals for the new year, I’ve been decent about sticking to my running routine. It’s a spare hour…

Vulnerable empathy

Vulnerable empathy My father used to say, “Don’t ask for people to pray for you, you ask the medicine people…

Holy

Yesterday in the Catholic Church marked the feast day of the Holy Innocents. Growing up on the Rosebud reservation, the…

Gender is our business

Originally delivered by M Adams (Freedom, Inc.) in October 2016, Minneapolis, Minnesota   I’m going to take a risk tonight.…

Healing toward success

Recently I saw this article about the beader who shot to success because Whoopi Goldberg wore her medallion on The…

Inheritance of hope

December is cold month for Lakota and Dakota people. There is a hint of sorrow in the air and we…

Women of faith

Good Friday brings back memories every year, most of them good, some of them cause the tears to begin until…

La Reina del Cielo

It’s a blessing to know that my theology was shaped by the women in my life. The first person who…