Tiyospaye Winyan Maka

Promoting Alternative Housing and Energy, and Nutritional Sovereignty For Indigenous Families

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Beyond a mere "Pilamayaye and Wopila"...

Posted by winyanmaka07 on December 22, 2015 at 7:20 PM Comments comments (0)

Mitakuyapi (my family) of this Facebook world....I find it quite necessary to post to you about my heart feelings towards you, where ever you may be in every part of the world. First, I offer warmest of hugs to the dear friends who have helped keep the annual Christmas Project going to Wounded Knee for close to 30 years. I haven't been up for the last couple of years due to health reasons, but the beautiful folks at the Shambala Center and Unity of Boulder have always been and continue to be ...

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Honoring The Life Of Clarence Atwell, Jr.

Posted by winyanmaka07 on May 13, 2015 at 1:10 AM Comments comments (0)
Excerpt from CapitolWords: volume 159 , number 31 pages e245, extensions of remarks, tue, march 5, 2013
Honoring The Life Of
Clarence Atwell, Jr.
Rep. David Valadao: M...
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Building Excitement!

Posted by winyanmaka07 on June 6, 2013 at 7:55 PM Comments comments (0)

Greetings and a warm hug each one of you.  I am happy to share yet another miracle that we atTWM have experienced.  I've spent no small amount of time wondering where to set up an office this year praying that Spirit would intercede....and then I received an e-mail from a lodge sister asking if there is a place that could use a three bedroom, two bath trailer, 70's style.  I asked if they would mind if we placed it on the land of a friend to be used for our office.  They s...

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Work and relaxation in Wounded Knee

Posted by winyanmaka07 on July 16, 2012 at 3:25 PM Comments comments (0)

It has been a while since I have posted anything in the blog;  so I will update to the best of my ability.  We currently have five international volunteers.  There is Guillaim (sp) from France, Ulricha from Sweden, Jill from the Netherlands, Barbara from Switzerland, and MariLu, from Belgium.  They are a very pleasant group of young people and this is a blessing as the weather here has been in "heatwave" status for a couple of weeks now.  However, towards ev...

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