Got Cannibals?

When we think of cannibalism in North America, we often envision worst-case scenarios of cultural practices, as in the case of the Aztecs, where eating fellow humans held spiritual significance, or survival, as practiced by the desperate Donner Party.[1] Today, the popular press often takes full advantage of cases where the hunger for human flesh … Continue reading Got Cannibals?

Spider Woman and the Holy Ones

An amazing story of the origins of the earth as told by the Navajo Nation peoples. Spider Woman and the Holy Ones Seen on the Navajo Nation official site. Traditional stories of our elders were told to teach and entertain the children and grandchildren. Legends of the holy people like Spider Woman. She was first … Continue reading Spider Woman and the Holy Ones