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Sioux Poems - Poems about Sioux

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Premium Member Iktomis Mistake
...uckskins are beaded and sparkle day and night. One day, Iktomi went to Walmart. the people had never seen a Dakota Sioux legend strutting through their store and marveled at his gaudy attire. Iktomi was very pleased with his appeara......Read More
Categories: sioux, poetry,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Poems about Fathers and Grandfathers I
...ave many cunning footprints in the snow. And when you look over your shoulder, may you always find the Rainbow. Sioux Vision Quest by Crazy Horse, Oglala Lakota Sioux, circa 1840-1877 loose translation/interpretation by Michael R.......Read More
Categories: sioux, father, father daughter, father
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Random Thoughts Turn into a Poem
...would that be a God thing? Would you name him Serendipity? The cat, not God. If puppies could crow, and you talked Sioux language Would you automatically become a Native American? Would you be able to send smoke signals…. That other......Read More
Categories: sioux, poetry, writing,
Form: Free verse
A Man of Strength and Courage
...remarkable, who fought with George Armstrong Custer and the men of the 7th Cavalry where they met their fate and the Sioux on June 25, 1886, at the Battle of the Little Big Horn'. Uncle Joe was sent to get reinforcements at the age of......Read More
Categories: sioux, tribute,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Crazy Horse's Naming Vision
...he sheep, the earthbound. Published by American Indian Pride and Boston Poetry Magazine Tashunka Witko, a Lakota Sioux better known as Crazy Horse, had a vision of a red-tailed hawk and a crazily dancing and floating spirit horse at ......Read More
Categories: sioux, bird, native american, spiritual,
Form: Verse



Premium Member Salat Days
...his sins be sure to trudge many moons in his moccasins. Native American Proverb by Crazy Horse, Oglala Lakota Sioux (circa 1840-1877) loose translation/interpretation by Michael R. Burch A man must pursue his Vision as the e......Read More
Categories: sioux, age, america, appreciation, depression,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Black Hills Legacy
...raped Of wealth beyond imagination, A mere pittance of repayment For stealing without consequence, An insult to the Sioux Nation people. ‘Return the land to its rightful owners, Compensate the victims for your crimes of plunder;......Read More
Categories: sioux, america, education, history, native
Form: Verse
Premium Member Earthbound
...Tashunka Witko, better known as Crazy Horse, had a vision of a red-tailed hawk at Sylvan Lake, South Dakota. In his vis......Read More
Categories: sioux, native american,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Native American Translations
...eave many cunning footprints in the snow. And when you look over your shoulder, may you always find the Rainbow. Sioux Vision Quest A man must pursue his Vision as the eagle explores the sky's deepest blues. –Crazy Horse,......Read More
Categories: sioux, america, earth, native american,
Form: Free verse
Siege at Baker Ranch, Part IV
...n and rebuild. The fight would continue to its sad end, filled with terrors that make good people blanche, but the Sioux kept their word, and never again did they show face on the Baker Ranch.......Read More
Categories: sioux, america, conflict, courage, hero,
Form: Cowboy
Siege at Baker Ranch, Part III
...er, so Harold shot another one of them down. The survivors fled back towards their camp, but no withdrawal did the Sioux men beat, instead they took turns sniping at their foes, to deny Myron and his family sleep. Come Morning Myr......Read More
Categories: sioux, america, conflict, courage, hero,
Form: Cowboy
Siege at Baker Ranch, Part II
...ouble came, the quiet seemed at odds with all the news, the papers told of a nation enraged, with loud cries for the Sioux to meet their doom. Myron was out feeding hay to the horses all bunched up in the corral and barn now when th......Read More
Categories: sioux, america, conflict, courage, hero,
Form: Cowboy
Siege at Baker Ranch, Part I
...the Little Bighorn!” Custer’s command had been killed to the last the campaign, a shambles, advanced no more, the Sioux and Cheyenne were now all aflame war-bands set out to even up the score. Even worse, the warrior Diving Bird ......Read More
Categories: sioux, america, conflict, courage, hero,
Form: Cowboy
Premium Member Brave Woman
...t Where the Girl Saved Her Brother.’ Who, alongside her husband fight Custer At the Little Bighorn, in the Great Sioux War. Notes: Battle of the Rosebud (June 17, 1876): located in Big Horn County, Montana. In their qu......Read More
Categories: sioux, america, education, family, hero,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Crazy Horse Monument
...th, 5) Generosity & Caring, 6) Humility and, 7) Wisdom. 5) Wakan Tanka: The Great Spirit, creator of the Lakota Sioux First Nations people. 6) Black Hills Gold Rush: In 1874, Custer led an expedition into the Black Hills of ......Read More
Categories: sioux, america, education, history, native
Form: Verse

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