Starblanket: A Mother's Gift to Her Son by Amy Desjarlais

Starblanket: A Mother's Gift to Her Son

byAmy Desjarlais

Kobo ebook | December 23, 2014

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What happens when a Mother's biggest worry is that her son will bear the burden and blame of a society who do not know how to Respect, or Honour Indigenous women? 

"Starblanket -A Mother’s Gift to Her Son"  is a collection of stories about Spiritual Awakening, Motherhood and Healing. 
When family bonds are grown from traumatic events a child-of-trauma is born. Starblanket follows the journey of an Indigenous woman facing herself as a child-of-trauma and seeking identity, self-respect, and self-love. A single-mother, she struggles to raise her son alone in one of the biggest cities in the world. Her small family faces ever-encroaching societal pressures of Capitalism, Materialism, and Conformity which contradict the Indigenous values she tries to instill. 

"Starblanket" honours the Indigenous child and the family as ancient teachings of love and understanding are slowly reclaimed. As the Morningstar guides us from darkness into light, Starblanket guides readers to self awareness, one story at a time.

Title:Starblanket: A Mother's Gift to Her SonFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:December 23, 2014Publisher:Amy DesjarlaisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:099395121X

ISBN - 13:9780993951213

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