The Masque of Anarchy: 1832, Percy Bysshe Shelley

Rise like lions after slumber
In unvanquishable NUMBER!
Shake your chains to earth, like dew
which in sleep had fall’n on you:
YE ARE MANY – THEY ARE FEW… 66 kata lagi


The Totem Tree at the Yurt

A totem is a symbol that represents a story. Every one of us has a story, we may also have ideas in our minds that involves changing/elevating/improving our current story.  547 kata lagi

Our Homestead

ACTION Best Scene Reading of TOTEM, by Heidi Morrell


Genre: Action, Drama

An ex-911 operator, travels to his childhood home, and runs into trouble with the local tree poachers. He’s rescued by a mysterious Native American man who lives off the land. 345 kata lagi

Brother Bear (2003)

Written by: Tab Murphy, Lorne Cameron, David Hoselton, Steve Bencich, and Ron J. Friedman. Directed by: Aaron Blaise and Robert Walker.

Disney is often described as having a renaissance. 643 kata lagi

Video Store Finds (Older Films)

Siberian princess reveals her 2,500 year old tattoos

The authors of this article argue that the Ice Princess found by archaeologists in the Russian Altai Mountain range might have been a shaman/storyteller. It makes me wonder whether there are European shamans. 13 kata lagi


Dailies 5/18/18 & 5/19/18

5/18/19: Jane Satterfield – Totem

What was so terribly frightening
about the dark wood elephant heads

Read rest of poem 

5/19/18: Hayden Saunier – Snow After Snow… 103 kata lagi

Haiku of the Day, 5/16/2018


Let this little poem,
Be a totem for our love,
Strong, steadfast, and true.