Tales from the Whispering Basket
Last updated 9/26/2012 at 10:22pm
“Remove me from time, leave me in space and free my dreams.
My ear to the water, listening to the sublime chant.
Let the breathing Sun stir the shadows.
Another year upon the horizon, something new, waits in time.”
The opening lines of the poem, “Remove”, featured in Larry Spotted Crow Mann’s recent book, Tales from the Whispering Basket, offer an intriguing description of Mann’s writings. This unique text allows the reader to transcend time in order to join the author in his journey through Northeast Native life. Poetic inspirations, storytelling, fiction and creative non-fict...