As the Water Walkers spoke in hushed tones around the sacred fire, our Letter to Water was reflected in the lake before us. Across the lagoon were the gathering tribes, watching our messages, while hearing the water song. WATER, WE LOVE YOU. WE RESPECT YOU. WE THANK YOU.
Grandmother Josephine Mandamin with the Holders of the Light at Indian Summer Festival.
She has spent years walking thousands of miles around the Great Lakes bringing awareness to challenges facing these waters.
An overview of the journey: