On Saturday my town celebrated indigenous peoples.
The Wampanoag Nation singers and dancers came to teach the gathered crowd some of their dances.
The children in attendance asked some very good questions as well.
On the same day in Boston there was a larger gathering trying to get the Massachusetts government to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People’s day. At this time, I believe, there are 14 states that have made this change.
Today is my grandson’s fourth birthday!
I could never have imagined the crazy love my heart holds for that boy!
I thought these leaves, that were twirling in the Autumn breeze when I took this picture, looked like the skirts of a Flamenco dancer.
So pretty in all the glorious October sunshine.