Tag Archives: #MMIW

MMIW/G… Tears of Sorrow, Frustration & Sometimes Hope

The ongoing frustrations regarding the $53 million MMIW/G national inquiry often result in the  impulse to throw up our hands in defeat. We won’t though, not ever, because we will never forget our lost; all literally coursing in our DNA. That’s the … Continue reading

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Photo Project: … Reluctant Releases …

Relentless year called I became a waterfall I was swirled away Released old dreams; moved They commanded me, let go Heart crushed from goodbyes New is on its way Release dross for destiny All reward is nigh Trust what angels say Tears are healing; scars get cleansed Real love fills … Continue reading

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The REDress Project

My red dress, hanging under the Weeping Willow tree The REDress project, created by Métis artist Jaime Black, highlights the issue of the missing & murdered Indigenous women in Canada. October 4th is a day to honor the lives of over 4,000 … Continue reading

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“I Will Never”…

It’s a rare occurrence for me to re-blog, but sometimes someone speaks so eloquently from their hearts, that I feel compelled to share those strongly felt thoughts.  They can be in the form of a beautiful poem, a touching story, or as … Continue reading

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