The Literary Drover No. 5226

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

Learn. Know. Understand:

http://www.oldfirehousebooks.com/ebook/9781370419036

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:

https://olws.squarespace.com/

The Literary Drover No. 5116

Learn. Know. Understand: https://www.lakotacountrytimes.com/articles/uncis-take-sacred-foods-teachings-across-pine-ridge/

The Literary Drover No. 5050

This year, make a difference: https://mailchi.mp/87c4f8619fb8/christmas-food-boxes-will-feed-over-6000-lakota-people