First People :: American Indian Poems and Prayers
Cookies | Privacy Policy

Sorry, we cannot allow this poem to used on other sites. This is at the request of the copyright holder. Thank you.


He was a wise old man
He knew things
He diagnosed strange illnesses
Caused by the spirits
Why had they punished the tribe?
Who had angered the invisible ones?
What could he do?
He was their hope
He could cure them all

© Copyright 2016 by Jack Scoltock. All rights reserved

Return to Native American Poems and Prayers

top of page.

First People. Your site for Native American Legends and lots more besides.