November is Native American Heritage Month. Care Packages between now and Nov. 30 will be dedicated to the culture and achievements of Native Americans.
Poetry: To the Pine Tree by Jane Johnston Schoolcraft
Zhingwaak! Zhingwaak! Ingii-ikid, – Pine! Pine! I said,
Weshki waabamag zhingwaak – The one I see, the pine
Dagoshinaan neyab, endanakiiyaan. – I return back, to my homeland.
Song In My Head: Spoonful Blues by Charley Patton
Art: R.C. Gorman’s Woman with Feathered Shawl
Quote: “He who would do great things should not attempt them all alone.” – Seneca proverb
Recipe: Nasaump Cornmeal Porridge
Anywhere But Here: Inupiaq Carvers, Shishmaref, AK