Monthly Archives: April 2012

KÍNE WÉETESH, THIS EARTH

Allergies are causing me to think about the environment.  I’m wondering, did the old ancestors have allergies ?  I know they weren’t killing trees to wipe their noses.  Was it only with the proliferation of all kinds of vegetation that … Continue reading

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MAYA FOLKLORE

The Maya people portrayed in the current exhibit, Painted Metaphors, followed some interesting beliefs in their folklore.  In ancient times, for example, they solemnized their marriages by having the wedded pair ceremonially drink chocolate.  They have stories about Sisemite, a … Continue reading

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