I Am Amerindian

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 280 People

    Almost a Half Breed & Proud to Be Cherokee.

         My Dad is Cherokee/Danish & my Mom from European background. So I grew up singing HALF BREED until I thought my Dad would kill me or my 45 of Cher & one of my favorite songs. I was NOT allowed to tell people I was an American Indian we just did...
    moonwalker moonwalker
    46-50, F
    Apr 9, 2008

    I'm Chippawa

    My great granma was 100% chippawa indian, I have been trying to find out how to get the papers to prove this so that I can visit the trible community I have no idea on how to do this or even where to begin to do this.  Any one have any ideas?
    pagan2672 pagan2672
    36-40, F
    1 Response Aug 28, 2008

    Just An Indian

    If you're babysitting and our dad comes over, hide in the closet. I mean we live on his land and we can't have him knowing you're over here. After all..... you're just an indian. You know when my relatives come around I have to walk the other way and pretend not to talk to you...
    stargazer2 stargazer2
    46-50, F
    4 Responses May 8, 2012

    Lost In Time

    Well my grandmother told me im Amerindian. I asked her what tribe and she said she didn't know, and anyone that would know has died. So what now, thats not much to go on at all. I know its gotta be a South American tribe for sure. It would help if Guyanese people kept track of...
    niastarr niastarr
    16-17
    Oct 14, 2011

    I Don't Belong

    In this white pasted world with plastic people. If it gets too hot they will all melt and dribble down into hell and I won't be sorry for most of them really for the hell they made me go through. My hair is growing out my tears and a gentle breeze talks to me, touching my face...
    stargazer2 stargazer2
    46-50, F
    May 8, 2012

    Lost In Time

    Well my grandmother told me im Amerindian. I asked her what tribe and she said she didn't know, and anyone that would know has died. So what now, thats not much to go on at all. I know its gotta be a South American tribe for sure. It would help if Guyanese people kept track of...
    niastarr niastarr
    16-17
    Oct 14, 2011
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