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The Day’s Delight: Red Willow Stars

She told me:

This is a combination of Dakota and Aanishinabe beadwork designs.

See this part? These are two stars, and when they line up like this you can harvest red willow. When they are horizontal in the sky that means that the storms and thunder and spring are coming. The winter spirits are going to sleep. Spring is here and you can’t harvest red willow anymore.


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