Wednesday, September 19, 2012
I was reading about Mi'kmaq legends and came across a reference to the Sabawaelnu ("water dwelling folk") or Halfway People. What a rich and interesting world my people inhabited! This is a story I knew nothing about, but has many resonances with Selkies from the Celtic side of my family.
[link to Sabawaelnu reference in "MicMac Indians of Eastern Canada"]
Monday, September 17, 2012
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(September 17, 2012 Corner Brook, NL)
Qalipu Mi’kmaq First Nation will be holding its first election on October 23, 2012 for all positions on its band council – Chief, Central Vice Chief, Western Vice Chief and a Council for each of the nine wards throughout Newfoundland....