J. Glenn Evans

The Great Awakening of 2018: Change will come when people wake up to this reality

REBLOG: Guest Post By  J. Glenn Evans Author’s Note: this was not written for sound-biters, but for critical thinkers and activists not afraid to get off their rumps and do things. Some parts might seem … Source: The Great Awakening of 2018: Change will come when people wake up to this reality Save

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CHASING BUCKS TO CHASING WORDS | The Feast—Reflections On War

By J. Glenn Evans Broker Jim is the first of three novels that I have written. Like many first novels a lot of it is biographical, somewhat like Jack London’s Martin Eden. My early ambition was to be a writer. Grazing about in my hometown library of Wewoka, Oklahoma when I was a junior in… Continue reading CHASING BUCKS TO CHASING WORDS | The Feast—Reflections On War

J. Glenn Evans · READ UP · Visions for a new world

CHASING BUCKS TO CHASING WORDS | The Feast—Reflections On War

By J. Glenn Evans Broker Jim is the first of three novels that I have written. Like many first novels a lot of it is biographical, somewhat like Jack London’s Martin Eden. My early ambition was to be a writer. Grazing about in my hometown library of Wewoka, Oklahoma when I was a junior in… Continue reading CHASING BUCKS TO CHASING WORDS | The Feast—Reflections On War

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I HAD A VISION

Guest Post By  J. GLENN EVANS I found old Roman coins spread on the sidewalk.  I took them home with me. That evening, a warm summer night, out on the front porch, I looked at the stars. I picked one of the coins from my pocket and held it in my hand. As I sat… Continue reading I HAD A VISION

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It’s Our Action Now!

IT’S OUR ACTION NOW By J. Glenn Evans It’s up to us, we the people, if we want to save life on earth and build a better world for all. The 1% cannot and will not save us. They are afflicted with the deadly greed disease. The two major parties will not save us, the… Continue reading It’s Our Action Now!

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The Great Awakening of 2018: Change will come when people wake up to this reality

Guest Post By  J. Glenn Evans   Author’s Note: this was not written for sound-biters, but for critical thinkers and activists not afraid to get off their rumps and do things. Some parts might seem repetitious but this is intentional to drive home important points that should be remembered. Many of the stated positions are… Continue reading The Great Awakening of 2018: Change will come when people wake up to this reality

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OPEN LETTER TO THE WEWOKA TIMES

By J. Glenn Evans (aka Jack Evans) When I saw the pictures of two teenagers, Turner Lupton and Nicholas Ross, on the front page of the September 16, 2015 issue of The Wewoka Times arrested on a marijuana charge, I was revolted, because of the disaster this can be to their young lives. I am… Continue reading OPEN LETTER TO THE WEWOKA TIMES

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ANOTHER SLAP IN THE FACE OF JUSTICE

GUEST POST by J Glenn Evans Another gross injustice has been committed by the leaders of our country. We who believe the dream of America is to stand up for justice, a sacred commitment not to be brushed aside. What our forebears have done we cannot help, but what we do today is within our… Continue reading ANOTHER SLAP IN THE FACE OF JUSTICE

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Straight Talk

NOTE from Lara: When J. Glenn writes, I post since he does not have a blog. Please read and share. J Glenn will read your comments here, too. By J. Glenn Evans This is an essay of thoughts, ideas and personal opinions of the author that may seem arbitrary, but are meant to challenge your… Continue reading Straight Talk

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A Chat with PoetsWest founder J Glenn Evans

By Lara Trace Thanks to the world-wide-web, blogging can connect people to past, present and future in brand new ways... and we make new friends who become our relatives. As promised, I'm interviewing some of my most inspiring friends. One of them is renown Seattle poet J. Glenn Evans (Cherokee). He's contributed to this blog… Continue reading A Chat with PoetsWest founder J Glenn Evans

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SEATTLE CITY COUNCIL RESOLUTION TO CHANGE COLUMBUS DAY TO INDIGENOUS PEOPLE’S DAY

Our thanks to the Seattle City Council for a proposed resolution to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People’s Day.  Christopher Columbus was not the hero we were taught to believe in while we were in grade school.  The matter will be considered at the September 02 Seattle City Council meeting about 2:00 p.m., City Hall,… Continue reading SEATTLE CITY COUNCIL RESOLUTION TO CHANGE COLUMBUS DAY TO INDIGENOUS PEOPLE’S DAY

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The Time Has Come: A multitude of small actions can change the world

By J. Glenn Evans We have had good ideas of how to build a better world for many centuries.  Poets, writers and thinkers of all ages have visualized a better world.  Even in our own present day we have the technology to easily accomplish this, yet we seem no closer than we were a thousand… Continue reading The Time Has Come: A multitude of small actions can change the world

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What makes a Swede a Swede

Guest Post By J. Glenn Evans We all know a Swede or have known a Swede or know someone who does know a Swede. A lot of us have some Swedish or Scandinavian blood in our veins whether we know it or not. The Viking tourists spread a lot of seed over much of Europe.… Continue reading What makes a Swede a Swede

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A MANIFESTO FOR WE THE PEOPLE

http://www.notforsalecampaign.org/action/Dedicated to the memory of Nelson Mandela who died on December 5, 2013 atthe age of 95.  He led Africa's struggle for freedom and justice.  A hero to millions, he will be mourned around the world.  By J. Glenn Evans We the People need to speak truth to power.  We need to be heard.  We… Continue reading A MANIFESTO FOR WE THE PEOPLE

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DUWAMISH TRIBE CELEBRATES THE FIRST NATIONS

Saturday, 12 October 2013—4-7p.m  At the Longhouse, 4705 West Marginal Way SW, Seattle, WA  The Duwamish Tribe in association with PoetsWest will host a program of poetry and storytelling by Native Americans.  Other local tribes are invited to participate in this inaugural event.  An open mic will follow featured readers for those who have poems… Continue reading DUWAMISH TRIBE CELEBRATES THE FIRST NATIONS