“Every Native has a ghost story to tell. I use the term ghost loosely, as we are a spiritual people with strong belief systems. Our ghost stories may involve spirits that mainstream culture refers to as ghosts, but they may also include personal accounts of encounters with bigfoot, deer woman, or spirit beings like skinwalkers, little people, Iktomi (the Trickster), or even something no one has ever heard of before.”
From Ruth Hopkins Essay ‘Native American Ghost Stories’
LINK: (Indian Country Today)
Mohawk Ghost Stories with Tim Johnson
Associate Director Tim Johnson (Mohawk) shares ghost stories from his home community of Six Nations Reserve in Canada.
Watch members of the Cherokee Nation tell scary stories in 8 episodes of Cherokee Nation’s “Back Then Story” Project.
Cherokee Nation’s Back Then Halloween Stories
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LINK: Cold Spot