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I Am Native American (sioux)

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 529 People

    I want to feel cherished,

    embraced and respected, now and forever <3
    SolitaireDiamond SolitaireDiamond 46-50, F 5 Responses May 5

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    About 1/16 I Think

    My great great grandmother was full blooded Sioux.   I have only ever saw one picture, and it was a very old oil painting my great grandfather had of his mother.  She was a beautiful woman and I wish I looked like her.  The only thing I got from her was high...
    sajajo sajajo 36-40, F 3 Responses Sep 13, 2008

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    Adopted

    Hello! I am 27 years old & was adopted when I was 3 weeks old. I grew up with wonderful adoptive parents, whom I conside my "real" parents & always will. In fact, my adoptive father is a quarter Cherokee. I never knew anything about my heritage until last year. I did a lot of...
    TheLostLady TheLostLady 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 1, 2011

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    Long Walk 2

    Greetings. Anyone who wants to read or post news that the mainstream media does not cover is welcome to do so on the EP group... "I dig The Underground news". Here is todays news. www.earthcycles.net/ peaceout
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth 46-50, F Feb 17, 2008

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    Three Quarters Sioux

    Sad, but I don't know any about the culture. I know I just am. Wish I new more to connect with others. Please be kind and teach instead of looking away.
    NoClueNow NoClueNow 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 17, 2012

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    Lakota Prayer

    I love these words, I read them often. I find them grounding and uplifting ... I hope you do too  Wakan Tanka, Great Mystery, teach me how to trust my heart, my mind, my intuition, my inner knowing, the senses of my body, the blessings of my spirit. Teach me to...
    SolitaireDiamond SolitaireDiamond 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 21, 2013

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    Want to Learn More

    My grandfather was full and my father was half so i guess that makes me 1/4. I didn't get to learn much about my heritage b/c my father and grandfather both died in my early teens. I'd love to learn more about my heritage, i wish i was full but that can't be changed but i can...
    acrow100 acrow100 18-21, F Sep 24, 2009

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    About Half

    I'm about half sioux.... wish I was more but this is some thing i have no way to change...
    longgun longgun 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 2, 2008

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    These Virtues Sing To Me ...

    I recently came across this very beautiful graphic.I am doing my best to learn to live by all of them, as my grandfather would have wished for me <3
    SolitaireDiamond SolitaireDiamond 46-50, F 2 Responses Nov 23, 2013

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    I Think Im Lost...

    Well I found this site in another random attempt to find my father. But he is full-blood Sioux and so far I have only seen posts from people who are half breeds like myself. Im not sure what else there is to say.....Im white and native american but Im not white or native american...
    Mandy92580 Mandy92580 31-35, F Apr 5, 2012

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    Past Life Sioux Shaman

    I had a psychic reading recently, and was told that I had a strong connection to on of my Spirit Guides, who is a Native American ( Lakota). His name is Bear, or Mahto. I actually talk to him and my other guides, but when I got my reading, I was told I was a Shaman in the 1800s...
    whisperingangels whisperingangels 51-55, F 7 Responses Apr 19, 2011

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    Found Out Not Too Long Ago

    That I am 1/4 Sioux but I don't know if I will ever be able to officially claim it since my mother was adopted. My mother had passed away in 2005, and I had to eventually go through the heartbreaking task afterward of going through her things. I found lots of court papers and...
    staticz staticz 36-40, F 1 Response Jun 26, 2010

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    I Want To Understand My Heritage

    On my mother's side of the family I have a lot of French blood and maybe some Irish, but I would say that is it. It's my father's side of the family that holds a lot more diverse blood. Including Sioux indian. My father's mother has mostly Scotish blood and she married my father...
    Healy10 Healy10 16-17, F Dec 8, 2012

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    How Am British and Part Sioux

    My great-great grandfather was a Sioux chief but came over from America to Liverpool. He was suppose to go back to his tribe but he met my great-great grandmother and he stayed. They got married in a Catholic ceremony and had a daughter, my great-grandmother, who according to my...
    RosesAreBlue RosesAreBlue 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 1, 2009

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    This Is Funny

    it is funny cuz i got away with it, it was someones birthday and i went to school with face paint on, and my teacher got mad at me so she sent me down to the office, so i went and everything, and they told me i was getting a saturday school, so i decided to mess with them, i told...
    redbuck7393 redbuck7393 18-21, M 2 Responses Jun 6, 2010

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    Hau

    I am hanhepi wi wakiyela (moondove). That is the name given to me by my Grandfather, a Holy Man/Wisdom Keeper. I am what a lot of you know as a "breed". I am one-half Lakota and one-half Irish. For many years I felt that I did not really belong anywhere. But with my Grandfather's...
    Shamansdaughter Shamansdaughter 46-50, F 2 Responses Mar 22, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    HI...Native Americans..NOw I am trying to get American accent.Can anyone help me?by chatting on the phone or skype or facebook or here...:)
    VampireJK VampireJK 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 6

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    im cree sioux and saulteux, respect this combination XD lmao
    Mihkowakayios Mihkowakayios 13-15, M 3 Responses Sep 9

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    yall ever hear of oka crisis? yea we need more natives willing to fight for their rights like this instead of banging drums singing pow wow for their rights. we have no more...
    Mihkowakayios Mihkowakayios 13-15, M 6 Responses Sep 9

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    When I was a baby, my sister was holding me in her arms and watching a storm through the screen door. She turned away to sit down, and a ball lightning came through the screen of...
    ThreeOwls ThreeOwls 61-65, F 3 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I am cherokee on my father's side through his mom. My Grandmother was never on the Dawes Roll and neither was her mother. They lived on the reservation until my Great Grandmother...
    Pebbles1971 Pebbles1971 41-45, F 1 Response Sep 9

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    mihko wakayios = Red Bear in cree my name was handed down to me...
    Mihkowakayios Mihkowakayios 13-15, M 1 Response Sep 10

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    missing first nations women = still genocide going on . no first nations women = no more full blooded kids . and the "am i next" campaign is riducoulus imo ! xD
    Mihkowakayios Mihkowakayios 13-15, M Sep 10

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    The Way of the Warrior HONESTY AND JUSTICE Be acutely honest throughout your dealings with all people. Believe in justice, not from other people, but from yourself. For the...
    Mihkowakayios Mihkowakayios 13-15, M Sep 14

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    My great great great grandmother was a full blood Cherokee. I'm only a little bit lol
    Risingabovetheashes Risingabovetheashes 70+, F Sep 14

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    tom paul[spottedeagle] set the path for warriors and ill follow that narrow infamous path.
    Mihkowakayios Mihkowakayios 13-15, M Sep 15

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    sweetgrass be my frangrance ;).......
    Mihkowakayios Mihkowakayios 13-15, M Sep 19

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    I'm Cherokee but i can't remember what other tribes I'm part of
    steeleo steeleo 16-17, M Sep 19

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    I'm Cherokee but i can't remember what other tribes I'm part of
    steeleo steeleo 16-17, M Sep 19

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    Just as it say i will be the first :) Okay today is September 25, 2014 and so i have been thinking a lot, and so i want to say this, when people are running to be president they...
    AwesomePossum17 AwesomePossum17 22-25, M 4 days ago

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    I am Apache. My parents are Apache, my grandparents are Apache and my great grandparents were Apache. I come from a long line
    MarcelineTheQueen92 MarcelineTheQueen92 22-25, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    The Redskins? Come On! The other night I watched the John Stewart show, and saw the heated debate between Washington Redskins fans and a Native American coalition. As a Mohawk I...
    BadPam BadPam 51-55, F 2 Responses Sep 22

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    I am mixed with African American on my dad's side. He is mixed with African American and Native American. idk what percentage that makes me T.T... love my curly hair, i rock an...
    EchoesInTwistedMeadows EchoesInTwistedMeadows 22-25 4 days ago

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    I would say my English is close to fluent though, considering it's not my native language. About half my English is self-taught which I am quite proud of. I even think in English...
    MissClueless MissClueless 16-17, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    I wish the title of this group didn't include the word 'sorry' because I'm not sorry. Of course I have met a small number of them who are good, interesting, intelligent people but...
    Bewail Bewail 22-25, F 4 Responses Sep 4

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    I have forgotten my native language. Adopted to Canada in 1973, at 7 year old, from South Vietnam. Arrived alone in a Pan Am Airline w/ my little booklet in French/English pictures...
    DiscoNight1970s DiscoNight1970s 46-50, F 1 Response Sep 5

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    Being from and still living and working in Alaska, I am attracted to the native girls.
    justaguy907 justaguy907 61-65, M Sep 11

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    Just when I needed to hear some good news I found this! YAY! david 17 Mail Help Follow Yahoo News     News Home U.S...
    The1960texan The1960texan 51-55, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I am almost ashamed that I willingly identify myself as an American. I can remember when being an American was something I was so proud of. Now it seems I am part of a generation...
    DemonFeyLove DemonFeyLove 18-21, F 4 Responses Sep 3

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    And I hate that we aren't allowed to let that be our defining culture. I'm not German, English, Mexican, Spanish, African, Asian, or anything else. I'm an American yet society...
    Tgunn7 Tgunn7 22-25, M 2 Responses Sep 17

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    This Group Should Not Exist-All "African-Americans" are US Citizens with equal eights and opportunities NOT a whole separate species. No "African-American" alive today has ever...
    Joha0505 Joha0505 18-21, F 7 Responses Aug 30

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    I always get asked what am I and where am I from and were is my family from. And I always say the same thing, here, America. My family has always lived here and yes we have dark...
    christinajoycee christinajoycee 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 21

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    I was born and raised in the United States, and am a third generation Texan by birth, though I currently do not live in Texas. And the majority of my ancestry traces back to...
    PaleRyder PaleRyder 51-55, M 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I am firm in my belief that we as a Nation must return to being Governed with a policy of : We are Americans FIRST , NOT Citizens of the World , and should act according to OUR...
    TsavoHunter TsavoHunter 36-40, M Sep 10

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    And I'm not afraid to say this. Just because you dislike your own government, it absolutely does not mean you hate your own country or it makes you any less patriotic. It just mean...
    Incognito666 Incognito666 18-21, M Sep 10

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    Ok so I'm totally not American. I'm English. But I was hoping to ask for some American advice! I'm sending my friend an English food package with candy and chocolates and tea in...
    leo1292 leo1292 22-25, F 14 Responses Sep 14

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    In the United States we call ourselves "American". So what do people in South America call themselves? Shouldn't they also call themselves "Americans"? My twelve year old asked...
    ivory050 ivory050 46-50, F 9 Responses Sep 17

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    I always find it funny when people like American accents seeing as I'm American. It always makes me laugh a little.
    internetrodo internetrodo 13-15, F Sep 17

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    Think most Americans Are Happy with Our Government? Think Again. share 612 tweet 27 email BOSTON (Reuters) - The failed Scottish vote to pull out from the United Kingdom...
    The1960texan The1960texan 51-55, M 2 Responses Sep 19