Shalom Cherian-#6

March 23, 2010

Today’s reading was from Dr. Malinda Maynor Lowery’s Lumbee Indians in the Jim Crow South. The selected readings were the preface and the introduction. In the preface, Lowery begins with an introduction to the geographical location, and goes on to … Continued

Reflections on a Lumbee Wake (aka “Settin’ Up”)

February 14, 2010

Rest in Peace, Miss Mable Oxendine, age 95. An elegy by Lumbee writer Vinita “Cookie” Clark: “She’s Playing In The Angel Band” The other day in heaven the orchestra leader when to God and said “I need another piano player … Continued