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  • Wilhemena of the Summit by Deborah Teller-Tsosie of Diné College


    You, Wynter Adalyne Lulamae Shepherd

    Tyranni A. Shepherd

    You were the biggest surprise. You survived a full term plus two weeks without me knowing. I found…

  • Introduction to Scribblism by Mars Sandoval of Salish Kootenai College


    Computer Struggles

    Ryan D. Nez

    Error 404 Page is not available Checking connection Shut down computer Computer software update Program is working Memory…

  • Untitled by Erik Sanchez of the Institute of American Indian Arts


    Finite Sunshine for a Forgetful Mind

    Angie Brown

    Every morning started out the same in the Lumbee’s home. The familiar sound of bacon sizzling on the…

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