What does it mean to ask, “Where are you from?” There are so many complex answers about favorite places, family traditions, ancestral ties, our childhood games and where we felt safe. But all of us who are white in the US were also told terrible lies about our nation and we grew up believing that we were from an America that never really existed.
Our text for meditation will be Remember by Native writer and 2019 US Poet Laureate Joy Harjo:
Remember the sky that you were born under,
Know each of the star’s stories…
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Topics: History, Personal Journey