FNU 2018 Powwow – Darren Okemaysim

Thanks to Darren Okemaysim for letting me post his powwow thought of the day: Consider it his personal invitation!

wî-pwâtisimonâniwan ôta oskana kâ-asastêki. miywâsin mâna omânitêwak kâ-takosihkik êkwa mistahi ka-kiyokâtonâniwan. kaskêyihtamaskatiwinâniwan pâhkici mâna sipwêtêtwâwi ispîhk mâka ohcitaw miyo-ispayin kapê-ayi mâna.

wee-pwaa.ti.so.mo.naa.noo.wun…oe.tu…os.ku.nu…kaa.u.sus.tey.ki. mee.waa.sin…maa.nu…o.maan.tey.wuk…kaa.tu.ko.seeh.kik…ey.gwu…mis.tu.hi…ku-ki.yoe.kaa.to.naa.noo.wun. kus.key’h.tu.mus.ku.too.win paah.ku.chi…maa.nu…si.pey.tey.twaa.wi…is.peehk…maa.gu…oh.chi.toe…mi.yo-is.peye.yin…maa.nu.

ᐄᐧ ᐹᐧᑎᓯᒧᓈᓂᐊᐧᐣ  ᐆᑕ  ᐅᐢᑲᓇ  ᑳ ᐊᓴᐢᑌᑭ᙮   ᒥᔮᐧᓯᐣ  ᒫᓇ  ᐅᒫᓂᑌᐊᐧᐠ  ᑳ ᑕᑯᓯᐦᑭᐠ ᐁᑲᐧ ᒥᐢᑕᐦᐃ ᑲ ᑭᔪᑳᑐᓈᓂᐊᐧᐣ᙮   ᑲᐢᑫᔨᐦᑕᒪᐢᑲᑎᐃᐧᓈᓂᐊᐧᐣ ᐹᐦᑭᒋ ᒫᓇ ᓯᐯᐧᑌᑖᐧᐃᐧ ᐃᐢᐲᕁ ᒫᑲ ᐅᐦᒋᑕᐤ ᒥᔪ ᐃᐢᐸᔨᐣ ᑲᐯᐊᔨ ᒫᓇ

There will be a pow wow here in Regina. It is so nice to have visitors from afar arrive and lots of visiting occurs. There is a lonely feeling felt when they leave, but there are good times all the time.

About Arden Ogg

Arden Ogg is Director of the Cree Literacy Network, launched in 2010 with the goal of creating Cree language literacy materials suitable for use by learners of all ages.
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