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I Wish I Knew More of the Native American Stories

Learning About the Beliefs of Others 30 People

    The Woman And The Sea

    a youhg man paddled swiftly into the ocean with his canoe.  He left promising he would be back to claim his woman.  The woman loved him dearly and every morning she waited for the Red sun to rise so she could view the ocean to see if hed returned...
    gypsygirly gypsygirly 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 9, 2009

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    The Harmony of Land, Elements and People

      I have read some of the stories, been able to find some of the missing literature of the land that I come from but it isn't enough. I would love to find more, to be able to read the wisdom of those who lived in harmony with the very elements and those who called...
    Dormantdrakon Dormantdrakon 22-25, F Oct 4, 2009

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    The Medicine Woman And The Warrior

    She was both strong and brave. The bobcat and wild horse were her friends. One day a brave warrior appeared in the meadows where medicine woman gathered herbs to cure the white men, that searched for gold. She knew the warrior was from her tribe. They were driven to hide in the...
    gypsygirly gypsygirly 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 6, 2009

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    Releasing those of your past, releasing yourself- Instead of holding on to them in your thoughts and emotions, let them go by saying thank you (name the person) for the...
    AquariusLife AquariusLife 26-30, F 5 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    So I'm an independent voter that's voting for a Republican this coming election; this will be my first time voting. Some of you will look at me and wonder why I would ever vote for...
    Inanis Inanis 18-21, M 4 hrs ago

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    Maybe it isn't even hate. But still I don't know the real reason. She has been avoiding me... often nervous, when I'm around. The last time she "talked" to me was in a long...
    Vakuum Vakuum 13-15, T 15 hrs ago

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    I'm half Japanese, Jewish, and 1/8 Cherokee. I love my heritage. So glad my grandmother has taught me Native American culture and about my heritage.
    chloegoldmine chloegoldmine 18-21, F 1 Response 20 hrs ago

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    Though I've always wanted to do a DNA test on ancestry to know what I'm mixed with, if at all. I've been told over again by my parents that we have a bit of European and Native...
    Cutiepeachpie Cutiepeachpie 22-25, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I was coming home to be with you even before I was supposed to leave this lonely country but I never knew until 2 days ago that for 6 months now you've been cheating on me and...
    LeeLooLeeLoo LeeLooLeeLoo 26-30, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I am 25% Northern Cheyenne. My grandma was full blood, dad is half.
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 days ago

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    I am in my mid thirties. I have two daughters who live with me. I just finished going through my second divorce, and my heart is pretty broken. Just two weeks prior to her walking...
    JoeGlas JoeGlas 31-35, M 6 days ago

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    American history is based on lies and bullsh**t. Everything that's in those American history books tell nothing but a long stories of lies and half truths. Wake up America.
    martinez1993 martinez1993 22-25, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I'm Sicangu and Oglala Lakota Sioux. Proud to be.🙌🏽
    ttrimble15 ttrimble15 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 4

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    You have noticed that everything an Indian does in a circle, and that is because the Power of the World always works in circles, and everything and everything tries to be round...
    MourningDove7 MourningDove7 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 2

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    Go Forward With Courage When you are in doubt, be still, and wait; when doubt no longer exists for you, then go forward with courage. So long as mists envelop you, be still; be...
    MourningDove7 MourningDove7 36-40, F Feb 2

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    im actually lookin for something along the line of "i wish more people would write more of their experience stories" ..
    cdwishimatgurlCalandraBelle cdwishimatgurlCalandraBelle 36-40, M 1 Response Feb 2

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    A new addition to my long list of stories that I am writing. :) Unrequited Love:The Statue of Longing: An Angel love story. :) :Chapter 1: “Hello, my name is Abel. I work...
    SnowVixen SnowVixen 22-25, F Jan 31

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    Message from Hopi Elders You have been telling the people that this is the Eleventh Hour, now you must go back and tell the people that this is the Hour. And there are things to...
    MourningDove7 MourningDove7 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 31

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    Only after the last tree has been cut down, the last river poisoned and the last fish caught, will you find that money cannot be eaten. (Cree)
    Loretta78 Loretta78 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 31

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    You can´t sell the earth, where human beings are living. (Crazy Horse)
    Loretta78 Loretta78 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 31

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    Today is a good day to die. (Crazy Horse)
    Loretta78 Loretta78 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 31

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    There´s one legend of the Erie which I like very much: When God created the humans he baked them into an oven. The first humans he baked into this oven he let them too long...
    Loretta78 Loretta78 36-40, F Jan 31

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    Hair is the physical manifestation of our thoughts and an extension of ourselves. So pure and sacred are the thoughts of Our Mother, the Earth, that Her hair grows long and...
    MourningDove7 MourningDove7 36-40, F Jan 30

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    A Cherokee chief is teaching his grandson about life. “A fight is going on inside me,” he said to the boy. “It is a terrible fight and it is between two wolves. One is evil...
    MourningDove7 MourningDove7 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 29

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    And, funnily enough, yesterday it crossed my mind that, yep , I'm 'Native American', lol... Odd for a white guy, but true enough!
    youneeda youneeda 56-60, M 2 Responses Jan 28

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    I can't believe how many people even women have left so many comments in my story about wanting to have been a daddy's girl. The intimate kind. All I had was major fantasies and...
    Christy37217 Christy37217 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 27

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    “Everything on the earth has a purpose, every disease an herb to cure it, and every person a mission. This is the Indian theory of existence.” -Mourning Dove
    MourningDove7 MourningDove7 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 27

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    "Conversation was never begun at once, nor in a hurried manner. No one was quick with a question, no matter how important, and no one was pressed for an answer. A pause giving time...
    MourningDove7 MourningDove7 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 27

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    I am mostly Miwok. I grew up with my tribe's culture, and it is very close to me, but I also have smaller bits of other ethnic groups in my blood, such as Welsh and Irish, and I...
    NeonAshes NeonAshes 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 27

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    “When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.” ~ Native American Proverb Cherokee
    MourningDove7 MourningDove7 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 26

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    “Listen, or your tongue will make you deaf.” Native American proverb
    MourningDove7 MourningDove7 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 26

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    The GREAT FATHER above a SHEPHERD CHIEF is. I am His and with Him I want not. He throws out to me a rope and the name of the rope is love and He draws me to where the grass is...
    MourningDove7 MourningDove7 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 26

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    How Coyote Got His Cunning Story A great many hundred snows ago, Kareya, the Creator, sitting on the Sacred Stool, created the world. First, he made the fishes in the big...
    MourningDove7 MourningDove7 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 26

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    My stories are based on my experiences whether I start out that way or not. Here is a story I wrote with all intents of it being a childrens short story. Instead its my story and...
    prism9 prism9 56-60, F Jan 26

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    Oh please, whatever happened to Pagan/Celtic wisdom? Oh yeah, the Romans and then the christians... if you don't keep your own traditions, no one will. They're not burning you at...
    Mossonarock Mossonarock 41-45, M Jan 26

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    My Grandparents were both 1/2 and I am 1/4 Ojibwa.
    RisingPhoenix54 RisingPhoenix54 56-60 1 Response Jan 26

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    A man saved me from murder in a city at night one time. Then we stayed together as neither of us had a place to go. He taught me much in that time and I still cherish that time...
    DoIknowmenow DoIknowmenow 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 25

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    Upon suffering beyond suffering: The Red Nation shall rise again and it shall be a blessing for a sick world; a world filled with broken promises, selfishness and separations; a...
    MourningDove7 MourningDove7 36-40, F Jan 25

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    Hold on to what is good, Even if it's a handful of earth. Hold on to what you believe, Even if it's a tree that stands by itself. Hold on to what you must do, Even if it's a long...
    MourningDove7 MourningDove7 36-40, F Jan 25

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    If we wonder often, the gift of knowledge will come. Native American proverb
    MourningDove7 MourningDove7 36-40, F Jan 25

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