Post

I Wonder About Early Native Peoples

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 59 People

    They, By Existence, Tell Us Of Other Options

    When I first went in to university, I wanted to get a degree in Aboriginal Studies...and I can't deny that it was a fascinating program to study and learn more about. Of course, being Canadian, much of the content was the Aboriginal culture of my own country, but my absolute...
    Lucidblue Lucidblue 36-40, F 4 Responses Nov 23, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Keeping the Chain Bright

    Why is it in reviewing Native perspectives towards a forever continuing lasting tribute, by using the term," Keeping the Chain Bright" only applied to them and not the Europeans whom had dealings with them? As in the past  All the dealings with these...
    Randysdot Randysdot 51-55, M Oct 1, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    There Is Quite A Bit To Think About

    I read a book called "Indian Givers" where the author looked at the modern-day world and the impact that native cultures has had on it. There is quite a bit that people today don't think twice about that might not be in Western Society had it not been for early native cultures...
    asert12345678 asert12345678 31-35, M Jan 11, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    French & British Vie For Native Lands North

    It never ceases to amaze me re-guarding stories I've read or seen about these two Countries; Britain and France and how they split Natives interest and set one group amongst each other of the Region!Both of these Contemptuous Countries had Vied for Control of Lands...
    Randysdot Randysdot 51-55, M 2 Responses Oct 4, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    First Northern Oppression By a European Power

    Samuel de Champlain,French explorer.  He began exploring North America in 1603, and five years later established the settlement that has since grown to become Quebec City.  He was the first European explorer of portions of the Great Lakes, making journeys after...
    Randysdot Randysdot 51-55, M 1 Response Oct 5, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Death, Skulls and Bones Still Lying

     3 years earlier, A great Plague from the Dutch colonies of the Hudson Bay area spread through the Northern New World like wild fires.  readily viewable by these early Visitors to Cape Cod in 1620 @ Sept 9 th a small group of people journey to the cape area and...
    Randysdot Randysdot 51-55, M Oct 5, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Pole Posting Is It a Throw Back?

    I think about weird stuff from time to time like: is nailing a sign to a telephone pole, (as a form of advertising) a throw back to the early native tree writings that occured in pre colonial America ?
    Randysdot Randysdot 51-55, M 2 Responses Sep 29, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    I wonder about death, because 15 years ago I had a really creepy conversation about death with my five year old daughter, who doesn't remember the conversation. She was drawing...
    betweenthe10andthequeen betweenthe10andthequeen 56-60, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I believe that certain people are connected. Even if you haven't seen them for a long time you are still so aware of them. If they think about you then you are likely to think...
    ZyraBlue ZyraBlue 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    WHAT IS LIFE? Each and every one of us is different, all of our lives are different… no comparison! We all have numerous endless list of questions about the mystery of life and...
    MilweePisces MilweePisces 18-21, F Apr 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I saw a book in someone's bookcase. The title was something like "How to manipulate people and get what you want" One should never leave a book like that out in plain view. :)))
    jeresey jeresey 56-60, F 3 Responses Mar 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Ever since I was young boy I have always been fascinated by outer space. I used to write plenty of short fiction in grammar school with spaced based themes. Loved Carl Sagan’s...
    ProgressNotPerfection ProgressNotPerfection 41-45, M Mar 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The romantic in me used to love, and believe in, the idea that there is one special person in life we should ultimately be with. Not from the standpoint of destiny exactly- for...
    Wynterfrost Wynterfrost 41-45, F 3 Responses Apr 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Sometimes I wonder how people really feel about me. I wonder about my friends, my family, and just people as a whole. I'm 16 years old I got pregnant when I was 14 had my baby when...
    TeenMomHannah TeenMomHannah 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wonder if I made the right choice getting the strawberry-banana milkshake. I wonder how many of my EP friends are catfishes. I wonder how wonderful people are. I wonder who I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    1.) I cry, a lot, even when I'm happy. 2.) I think Depeche Mode is the best band to ever grace the planet Earth. 3.) I love my son Jackson more than anyone else. 4.) I have...
    PandorasDream PandorasDream 31-35, F a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Interestingly, years later a friend tells me she had a crush on me. Never expected it in a 'million years.' Just one of those things I wondered about but didn't notice or know of.
    bLEu22 bLEu22 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I just wonder about the unknown can u see yourself rotting away. Can u actually be with past family. Will someone be there to guide u to heaven. Or do u stay in that box dead but...
    Diana14R Diana14R 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think about sex far too often (all the time). On the surface I'm warm, courteous, and professional. Underneath I'm a sexual maniac (at least that's how I feel). If meet a woman...
    Bullbuddy Bullbuddy 31-35, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    And I have been fortunate to have found this in a few rare people on EP. Each is open, generous, gentle, tender hearted, intelligent. They are so kind towards me and give me...
    1490wayb 1490wayb 46-50, M 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Realization on the identical state of life and death 252) 20th, August, 1977, Saturday. Early morning dream: My father (Amrita by name) had expired . But I...
    Dipakda Dipakda 70+, M 20 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The idiots I know talk about people all the time, but only when they're in another room. So I wonder what they say about ME when I'm not around. Usually I wouldn't care, but I...
    LordSphinx LordSphinx 13-15 1 Response 23 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    ***Post of the Day*** Find out more at: www.facebook.com/FavorUponYouWONDERS OF GOD’S CREATION: THE SUN WILL EXPIRE AFTER SOME TIME“And the sun runs to a fixed resting...
    FavorUponYou FavorUponYou 22-25, M 15 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    ***Post of the Day*** Find out more at: www.facebook.com/FavorUponYouWONDERS OF GOD’S CREATION: THE SUN WILL EXPIRE AFTER SOME TIME“And the sun runs to a fixed resting...
    FavorUponYou FavorUponYou 22-25, M 15 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    1. I love poetry 2. I'm an old soul 3. Tupac is my dream man 4. I'm Mexican, salvadorian, Native American, and Honduran 5. I enjoy an intellectual conversation 6. I love cooking...
    lexix0 lexix0 16-17, F Mar 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I wonder if you miss me. I wonder if you ever think of me. I wonder if I will ever hear from you again. I wonder if I am right. I wonder if I am wrong. I wonder if you are happy...
    MsRack MsRack 36-40 55 mins ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    ***Post of the Day*** Find out more at: www.facebook.com/FavorUponYou Peace be unto you. I became Muslim almost three years ago, right after Ramadan in between the two Eids. My...
    FavorUponYou FavorUponYou 22-25, M Mar 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have been thinking about it. I have made a few friends in college who were in the military. I'd never personally known anyone before who had served. And while I used to not like...
    shannonymous shannonymous 18-21, F 16 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have this weird thing where I love natives so if your native message me cuties! ;)
    buttercup0598 buttercup0598 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm half Native American (Seminole) and half African (Botswana). My mom is full Native American, but I never got to experience any form of culture. Really wish I did. :/
    Zacarabear Zacarabear 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M Apr 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    When someone gets to know me I always ask what they thought I was like before they met me. I'm always curious about this because I believe I'm not a common person... My interests...
    venusdiamond venusdiamond 13-15, F 3 Responses Apr 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M Apr 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I start sweating bullets when it's my turn to give a speech in a meeting. Mostly due to high self esteem that I don't want to be frustrated bu someone else who doesn't agree with...
    slickhs slickhs 31-35, M Mar 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    To give and receive gifts is a wonderful thing in our life, it all has to do with love. If someone has no money, and also want to give a gift from out of their heart to the person...
    nivanvc nivanvc 36-40, M Mar 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    By normal, I mean families who aren't like the Brady Bunch. My family is pretty darned perfect. I mean, we have color coded wash towels and iPads. We have assigned seats at the...
    ashleycorson ashleycorson 13-15, F 1 Response 19 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Native American Prayer Oh, Great Spirit whose voice I hear in the winds, And whose breath gives life to all the world, Hear me; I am small and weak, I need your strength and...
    liberosis liberosis 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm Native American from Northern Canada
    Mchard55 Mchard55 51-55, M Mar 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I Am Native American (cherokee) Gvgeyusesdi Hasgayah galvquodi ale ageyuhi Nihi Tsigeusv hawiniyu, agiye. Nihi ayohisdi ayv adageyudi ale ulihelisdi. Adanvto danalasgisgv...
    ahyokaatuyastanvusdayvhvsgi ahyokaatuyastanvusdayvhvsgi 36-40, F Mar 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Just my opinion, but I think it would be nice to have a Native American History Month.
    Bird488 Bird488 26-30, F Mar 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I grew up so... Loud. I was always the first to talk and last to shut up. I guess people never knew I was troubled because I wasn't quiet. Because I knew if I didn't talk, they'd...
    FrenchRotterdammer FrenchRotterdammer 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    ***Post of the Day*** Find out more at: www.facebook.com/FavorUponYou I was introduced to Islam in 1995 by an Egyptian classmate who arrived in New Zealand the previous year, and...
    FavorUponYou FavorUponYou 22-25, M Apr 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Changes in the spiritual body 241 . 29th April, 1977. Friday. Early morning dream: I was living on the top floor of a huge building. Sitting there I was detaching the...
    Dipakda Dipakda 70+, M Mar 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    "How Turtle's Back was Cracked" This is what the old people told me when I was a child, about the days when the people and the animals still spoke the same language. Now, in those...
    ahyokaatuyastanvusdayvhvsgi ahyokaatuyastanvusdayvhvsgi 36-40, F Mar 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Svnoi Asgitisdi The Great Spirit said, "Your Angel must rest now. His Spirit is at war for You, Agigau." "But Great Spirit," I pleaded, "He is my strength, as the pine tree...
    ahyokaatuyastanvusdayvhvsgi ahyokaatuyastanvusdayvhvsgi 36-40, F Mar 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Tsalagi Anigeyv Ale Agigau (Cherokee Women And The Greatly Beloved Woman)Tsalagi society is made up of seven clans: the Anisahoni, or Blue Clan, also known as the Panther or Wild...
    ahyokaatuyastanvusdayvhvsgi ahyokaatuyastanvusdayvhvsgi 36-40, F Mar 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Vdadolisdodi, Unetlanvhi She is His only adageyudi, The only one You have ever allowed Him to Really care about, to ever really love. You've given Him completely selfless...
    ahyokaatuyastanvusdayvhvsgi ahyokaatuyastanvusdayvhvsgi 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    She was a Saudi-American immigrant who lived opposite me. She sunbathed so openly on her flattened roof, much to her mother's chagrin and my glee. She was nearly 6 feet of pure...
    costascova costascova 22-25, M Mar 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    1. What's your favourite candle smell? >>>>Wild Orchid comes to mind, but I also enjoy Lavender scented candles as well. 2. What female celebrity do you wish was your sister...
    TheJoneses TheJoneses 22-25, F Apr 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M Apr 4