ee_gf.jpg

01gf.jpg

sheild.gif

 
 
~ Darren M. Grine ~

dmg1.jpg

Sunka Nunpa (Two Dogs)

wolfpic5.gif

bluwlfbar_3.jpg

 

Hello, my name is Darren M. Grine, I have been writing Native American poetry since 2004 and I am a member of the Sisseton-Wahpeton Sioux Tribe. My inspiration derives from my Sioux (Dakota) heritage as well the history and culture. The wolf and buffalo are also very inspirational in my work too. Some of my poetry has been published in the Poet Tree Magazine and the Sota Iya Ye Yapi Publication newspaper.

Additionally, I am a native of Colorado, my academic background consists of an A.A.S and State Certificate from Pueblo Community College, in addition, I have attained my B.S. Degree and graduated cum laude from Colorado State University-Pueblo, where I majored in Exercise Science, Health Promotion and Recreation with a minor in education. In 2004, I received a Certificate of Recognition from The Writing Across the Curriculum Task Force and Southern Colorado Teacher Education Alliance for Commendable Achievement. In 2005, I received the Capps Capozzolo Award For Academic Excellence.

My Native interests include enjoying and embracing the great outdoors and nature, the great appreciation of Native American art and music, and attending Pow Wows.

Some of my all-time favorite poems include "The Raven", by Edgar Allen Poe and The Road Not Taken by Robert Frost.

Here are my thoughts on my Native American and my other poetry; "Poetry enriches the human spirit, it can bring a smile, it can make you sad, or it will make you laugh, it can soothe your heart's desire, and most importantly, it can give you closure."  I feel that I capture the essence of the Sioux culture in my poetry. 

 

wolf08.gif

wolf2ani.gif

bluwlfbar_3.jpg

Support Native American Poetry and Literature. Donations are always appreciated. To donate, click on the button below to the left. Thank you.

Copyright 2007-2016 ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. Reproduction of personal pictures or content in any form is strictly prohibited.
 
 
 

bluewolfhome3.jpg