The people ran to the hills and rivers To find that mineral more precious than silver "There's gold on the ground waiting to be found!"Wealth just lying around. Can you hear the stampede sound?the wheels of industry grinding greed into our hearts putting money over everything. "Grab the ax and mining cart!"The settlers came laying … Continue reading Gold
Dreams of my ancestors filling my nightsTowering giants consuming the spot lights Ancient eyes with a resilient spirit; piercing me Calls from the past beckoning my people free. Let my eyes see, let cries of freedom sing Prayer and peace removes oppressions sting Can we have our land back from our oppressors?our treaty never honored, … Continue reading Dreams
My Florida star shines ever brightShe feel to the earth like a meteoriteA gift from the universe just for meTo journey, to give children, and conquer mysteriesThe best parts of my life with my star by my sidewhen life is darkest she still shines bright She has the gaze of a bear loving and gentlebut … Continue reading My Florida Star
I created this space to share my work. I write poetry and blogs about my indigenous experience. I am a proud member of the Mechoopda Indian Tribe of Chico Rancheria. I hope you find my work inspiring, challenging, and hopeful. Thank you for the visit!
Unleash the bear spiritLet my roar be loud and seldom heardlet my strength be knownas with kindness and a powerful wordMy colonized soul; clear it. Give me balance in my time Hibernation is my restlet me hear my ancestors As I see the sunrise crestGive me ancient roots and a strong spine.Unleash the bear spiritLet … Continue reading Hidden Bear
Thanks for joining me! I am currently creating content and am excited to publish some of my first poems. https://twitter.com/TheTClem