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  • middle of the sky
    i made it through...aye jk...welcome to powwows dot calm....
    sometimes i dont feel like going to powwows but im glad when i get there after awhile.... i havent dance since i was like 10...and that was fancy..i may try a grandma..a young grandma...see you around...

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  • KihewIskwew
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    NewHere and Starting Over

    I am new to the boards here, I registered awhile ago and have been a lurker, LOL. It has been 12 years since I last danced and now that I have children they want to get started in the pow wow circle and they are the ones who are leading me back. I lost my father 8 years ago and it has been really hard for me to get back to the pow wow circle. I guess in some ways I used that as a shield to avoid the pain due to my loss. All my memories were of my father in the circle and somehow when I went to pow wows I felt empty without him. Now that my children want to dance I am more aware of how important dancing is to me. My father would have wanted me and my children to continue in the circle. Anyways, I just wanted to introduce myself and say HI and to see if there was anyone else who had left the circle for any amount of time and if so how did you get back into everything? I myself have to start out all over again in regards to all my outfits and I have to make my children things as well.
    sorry this was so long, thanks for reading if you got this far!!

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