The Literary Drover No. 5226

It is estimated that there are only 6,000 fluent Lakota speakers left.

Learn. Know. Understand:

The Literary Drover No. 5136

As I have done research for The Jhon Collector Mysteries I have followed the three directives I encourage: Learn. Know. Understand.

One of the things that has come to my attention because of this effort is The Oak Lake Writers Society. From their web site:

“Since 1993, the Society has endeavored to strengthen and preserve Dakota, Lakota, and Nakota cultures through the development of culture-based writing.”

Everyone would do well to learn from them:

The Literary Drover No. 5116

Learn. Know. Understand:

The Literary Drover No. 5050

This year, make a difference: