Solomon Ratt: Beauty Way (y-dialect)

beautymooncentre1Photograph and translation into Cree by Solomon Ratt from the traditional Navajo verse.

katawasisiwinihk nipimohtânIn beauty I walk
asici katawasisiwin maywês nipimohtânWith beauty before me I walk
asici katawasisiwin otânâhk nipimohtânWith beauty behind me I walk
asici katawasisiwin ispimihk nipimohtânWith beauty above me I walk
asici katawasisiwin wâsakâm nipimohtânWith beauty around me I walk

About Arden Ogg

Arden Ogg is Director of the Cree Literacy Network, a not-for-profit-in-the-making with the goal of creating Cree language literacy materials suitable for use by learners of all ages.
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