The Buffalo

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  • ApaqRasgirl
  • Back online after loosing internet for a long time. I am very happy to finally be back with all my friends and I hope to de writing and posting soon. Love Asha

The Buffalo

The Buffalo

Listen!
Can you hear them?
Can you feel the
rumbling beneath your
feet? Can you feel their
spirits beating in your
heart? Do you see the
earth disappearing in
great clouds of dusts?
Remember the Mighty
Buffalo

turtle 1999 ©
Beaver Tree Originals

Foot note: This is THE very FIRST, Native American POEM, I wrote that inspired the beginning of my writings, it speaks thus from the heart of my Indian heritage. Further more turtle is my Indian name given to me by my grandmother.

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blackfootlady commented on The Buffalo

12-06-2010

Tutanka to You ,lol !Well Done,Born to Be written.God Bless-CHURV

ApaqRasgirl

12/09/2010

wow, you found one of my old ones.........and just to let you know....this is the first poem/prose I ever wrote, and the start of a whole new realm of things to come, I remember my mother handing me the pen a paper to write it down, I miss her........thanks dear love asha

gogant commented on The Buffalo

12-06-2010

We should all know of the buffalo, and how much the early men of this land revered them for their everyday existence. Very likable type of poetry, Asha.............................................................g

ApaqRasgirl

12/09/2010

oh wow, I think I am in shock here.........to know that you enjoyed and liked my very first write............wow,,,,,,,,thanks dear........love asha

gogant

12/09/2010

Now and then I like to go way down on poets, such as you, list and sneak in a comment on early creations.......

gmcookie commented on The Buffalo

07-24-2010

So much has been lost, my friend. It's sad. Thank you for this tribute to the Buffalo.

ApaqRasgirl

07/25/2010

thank you dear, I am glad you liked it. that is one I wrote over ten years ago, and it was the very first poem I ever wrote. I was sitting in my shop I had at the time making Native American crafts and selling them, one day I was sitting at my work table making another dream catcher when the words just came to me, my mother was there at the time running my store while I worked. I said mom hand me a pen and piece of paper, so I quickly wrote it down, then for about three weeks different ones along the native american theme kept pouring out of me. then after about three weeks they just stopped, and I started painting my feelings on canvas. that is when I really came up with some master pieces to see, but decided I did not want to sell them as I did not know if I could ever do it again.........lol.....everything I every made with my hands that was NA were always one of a kind,,,,hence the name of my business was Beaver Tree Originals..........lol wow, now that I have rambled so much........lol..i will say thanks and blessings love asha

ForeverPoet commented on The Buffalo

06-30-2010

Hi "turtle".... nice piece, short, but gives a clear vision, of roaming buffalo. I liked it!

ApaqRasgirl

07/01/2010

Wow! thanks. you found one of my older poems. as a matter of fact that is the first one I ever wrote....lol love Asha...aka turtle

ApaqRasgirl commented on The Buffalo

03-06-2010

See this poem in its original form at http://shadi.bondageradio.com/2009/12/31/the-buffalo/

In science one tries to tell people, in such a way as to be understood by everyone, something that no one ever knew before. But in poetry, it's the exact opposite.

Franz Kafka (1883-1924) Czech writer.

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