Wiyóhiyaŋpata (The East)

(Chase Warren) Akíčhita Háŋska, Íŋyaŋ Woslál Háŋ (Fort Yates, Standing Rock, [North Dakota])   Wiyóhiyaŋpata (The East) Theúŋkičhiȟila kta iwáhouŋkičhiye. (You and I promised to love each other) Ačhíyuštaŋ wakápiŋ. (I dreaded abandoning you) Wičhóthitaŋhaŋ wiyóhiŋyaŋpata iyáyemayakhiye. (You made me … Continue reading

Landscapes

Harriet Quimby, drama critic and aviator (1875-1912) I lift off, climb above swaths of suburbs, taut tennis courts, lazy fairways, lines of sailboats where sea shifts blue-green to blue. I level out above small farms like the one where I … Continue reading