Our Stories, Our Truth

Vol. 33 No. 4

Kahwà:tsire

Leah Kanerahtaroroks Diome

The effects of intergenerational trauma on both my family and community are felt every day.

Storytelling in Mayan: The Little Deer and the Tiny Star

Sáasil Uj Chi Xool, María Reneyda Xool Yam, and Hilario Chi Canul

Sáasil didn’t know how to write at the time, so she told the story to María, her mother, in a combination of Mayan and Spanish, and then both of her parents helped her transcribe it.