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'Unknown Warrior,' a Poem by Lynnette Haozous
Lynnette Haozous has previously graced this website in the guise of Lozen, a female Apache warrior who fought alongside Geronimo ...
She Says: A Poem by Navajo Poet Laureate Luci Tapahonso
[Editor's Note: Luci Tapahonso was recently named by Navajo Technical College as the first-ever poet laureate of the Navajo Nation...
National Poetry Month: Jane Johnston Schoolcraft, the First American Indian Poet
Ojibwe poet Jane Johnston Schoolcraft set many precedents during her short life in the Midwest in the early 1800s...
Luci Tapahonso Named as Navajo Nation's First Poet Laureate
The Navajo Nation’s first-ever Poet Laureate has been named and will be officially introduced to the public on May 17...
Mojave/Pima Poet Natalie Diaz: From Home to College to Basketball to Europe and Back Again
Words have always been a powerful force in Natalie Diaz’s life...
'The Cedar Tree,' a Poem by Richard Walker for National Poetry Month
THE CEDAR TREE I understand why the People in the Northwest say the canoe is sacred, that the canoe has a spirit...
'Oil 4 Blood,' by Frank Waln: An Environmental Hip Hop Poem for National Poetry Month and Earth Day
It's a misconception that poetry is a dying art—sure, we may never see a TONY-winning play written in iambic pentameter, and the stories of the 21st century won't be told in a 15,0...
'Inside Both of Us,' a Poem by Erika T. Wurth for National Poetry Month
Erika T. Wurth
INSIDE BOTH OF US ...the sheep were like the dead like his eyes on the pearl street mall and he said he brought the rain down from pine ridge why couldn’t he bring it down in arizo...
'Soldiers of Bone,' a Poem by Simon Moya-Smith for National Poetry Month
SOLDIERS OF BONE Demented, tormented. Images of mine head, Film my eyes, rheumy, liquor-doused, thoughts decrepit. Spitting ink – A pungent flavor, like that of failure. Harken!...
'Prescription Sticks,' a Poem by Diane Glancy for National Poetry Month
Today's work comes from poet, author and filmmaker Diane Glancy, and is inspired by the tools used by medicine men known as prescription sticks or prayer sticks...
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