Monday, August 8, 2016
Yellow Spectral Human/ Yellow Lunar Seed - Magnetic Bat Moon of Purpose, Day 14
Erika Wurth, Apache, Chickasaw, Cherokee.
Erika T. Wurth’s novel, Crazy Horse’s Girlfriend, has been accepted for publication by Curbside Splendor and will be available September of 2014. Her collection of poetry, Indian Trains, was published by West End Press. Her work has appeared in numerous journals, including Boulevard, Fiction, Pembroke, Florida Review, Stand, Cimarron Review, The Cape Rock, Southern California Review, and Drunken Boat. She teaches creative writing at Western Illinois University and she’s been a guest writer at the Institute of American Indian Arts. She’s Apache/Chickasaw/Cherokee and was raised outside of Denver.*
INSIDE BOTH OF US
...the sheep were like the dead like his eyes on the pearl street mall and he said he brought the rain down from pine ridge why couldn’t he bring it down in arizona why can’t he bring it down inside both of us moving quickly towards the burning bush towards the cracked and bloody desert the weavers bringing the rain down the bums bringing the rain down why can’t I bring the rain down he said hey sister got a dollar sister got a home for me sister we natives gotta stick together just one more dollar will keep me warm all night its ok that I put my hand on your long brown shoulder put your hand on my long brown heart so the sheep will rise again so the water will turn to wine and back to water and bring the rain down inside both of us...*
by Erika Wurth
Kin 232: Yellow Spectral Human
I dissolve in order to influence
I seal the process of free will
With the spectral tone of liberation
I am guided by my own power doubled.
The fictitious self or ego, by its nature, is constructed to conform to conditioned patterns, creating a self-perception based on skewed information parameters.*
*Star Traveler's 13 Moon Almanac of Synchronicity, Galactic Research Institute, Law of Time Press, Ashland, Oregon, 2016-2017.
The Sacred Tzolk'in
Anahata Chakra (Silio Plasma)