Inspiration: Long before I knew of my Native American heritage, I was interested in Native American traditions. Many traditions recognize four levels of energy and information that make up human life. There is the realm of the body–serpent. There is the realm of the mind–jaguar. There is the realm of the soul–hummingbird. There is the realm of the spirit–eagle. I wondered what we would hear if we could listen at all of these levels. This is what I learned:
Listening deep to the flow of the undertow
I hear so many things people don’t want me to know
Oh, I’m afraid
Oh, I’m alone
No, I can’t do this on my own…
Play poem below.