Indian Chant

By Diane Glancy b. 1941 Diane Glancy
Hunted and sung
unhunted / unsung

clump of
loghouse / chaxed hill

unuttered / unstrung

clistered bow
hunted and unsung

hunted / strung
hunted / sung.

“Indian Chant” from Offering: aliscolidoi by Diane Glancy. Reprinted by permission of Holy Cow! Press (Duluth, Minnesota). © 1986 by Diane Glancy. All rights reserved.



Source: Offering: Poetry & Prose (Holy Cow! Press, 1988)

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Poet Diane Glancy b. 1941

POET’S REGION U.S., Midwestern

Subjects Relationships, Home Life, Family & Ancestors, Nature, Landscapes & Pastorals, Social Commentaries, History & Politics

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Proficient in numerous genres—fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and playwriting—Diane Glancy often creates work that reflects her Native American heritage. Part Cherokee, and of English and German descent, Glancy was born in Kansas City, Missouri. She has served as artist-in-residence for the Oklahoma State Arts Council (traveling around the state to teach poetry to Native American students) and has taught Native American literature . . .

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SUBJECT Relationships, Home Life, Family & Ancestors, Nature, Landscapes & Pastorals, Social Commentaries, History & Politics

POET’S REGION U.S., Midwestern

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