Creating the Narrative, Telling Our Story

Nonie Woolf and Scott Brant at the 2018 FNDI LEAD Conference in Corozan, CA. In late September, Nonie Woolf, FAST Blackfeet Chair, and Scott Brant, FAST Blackfeet Board Member, attended the First Nations Development Institute’s L.E.A.D Conference in Cabazon, California.  One of the sessions asked participants to reclaim indigenous stories and retell them –  effectively. With four simple (seemingly) themes, new stories are brought to life. You’ll see these themes at work in Nonie’s story below: Values – Things cherished long ago are...