Dear Mr. Johnson, I grew up in rural Wisconsin. After being away for 16 years, I am back, living in Oshkosh. I am happy for this because Wisconsin has been taken over by bigots like Scott Walker. I hope to be part of giving back rights to the people, and not the McDonalds. I am … Continue reading Letter to Sen. Ron Johnson about Gun Violence, etc.
Initially the ceremony was supposed to be a sweat lodge. In the end it was at the shaman’s house. The sweat lodge was no longer an option, but I do not remember why. The shaman is part of the Ojibwa tribe in Wisconsin Rapids. I travelled to the ceremony from Chicago with Mona, my roommate … Continue reading Part IV of the Shaman Series: Ojibwa Healing Ceremony