ᓄᓇᕗᑦ ᐱᕙᓪᓕᐊᔪᓕᕆᔨᒃᑯᖏᑕ ᑯᐊᐳᕇᓴᓐᖓᓂᒃ

ᓄᓇᕗᑦ ᐱᕙᓪᓕᐊᔪᓕᕆᔨᒃᑯᖏᑕ ᑯᐊᐳᕇᓴᓐᖓ ᓄᓇᕗᒻᒥᐅᓂ ᑮᓇᐅᔭᓕᐅᕈᑕᐅᕙᒃᑐᓂᒃ ᑮᓇᐅᔭᓕᐅᖅᑲᑦᑕᖅᐳᑦ. ᑖᒃᑯᐊ ᐃᑲᔪᖅᑕᐅᓃᑦ ᑮᓇᐅᔾᔭᒃᓴᕐᓂᐅᕗᑦ, ᐃᖅᑲᓇᐃᔮᖅᑲᖅᑎᑦᑎᓪᓗᑎᒃ ᓄᓇᓕᖕᓂᓪᓗ ᓇᖕᒥᓂᖃᖅᑎᓄᑦ ᐱᕚᓪᓕᖅᑎᑦᑎᓪᓗᑎᒃ ᑮᓇᐅᔾᔭᒃᓴᕈᓐᓇᕐᓂᕐᒥᒃ ᓄᓇᕗ ᓄᓇᓕᖏᓐᓂᒃ ᐱᓕᕆᓂᖃᕋᓱᒃᖢᑎᒃ.

ᑭᑭᑦᑎᖏᒃᑲᓗᐊᖅᖢᑎᒃ, ᓄᓇᕗᑦ ᐱᕙᓪᓕᐊᔪᓕᕆᔨᒃᑯᑦ ᑯᐊᐳᕇᓴᓐᖓᑕ ᑮᓇᐅᔾᔭᒃᓴᕋᓱᖕᓂᖏ ᐱᖃᓯᐅᑎᕗᑦ ᐃᒪᕐᒥᐅᑕᓕᕆᔪᓂᒃ, ᐳᓚᕋᑦᑐᓕᕆᔪᓂᒃ, ᐱᖅᑯᓯᓕᕆᔪᓂᒡᓗ ᑮᓇᐅᔾᔭᒃᓴᐅᕙᒃᑐᓂᒃ ᓄᓇᕗᒻᒥ. ᓄᓇᕗᑦ ᐱᕙᓪᓕᐊᔪᓕᕆᔪᒃᑯᑦ ᑯᐊᐳᕇᓴᓐᖓ ᑮᓇᐅᔭᓕᐅᕋᓱᒃᐸᒃᐳᖅ ᓄᓇᕗᒦᑦᑐᓂᒃ ᓇᖕᒥᓂᖃᖅᑎᒐᓴᖕᓂ ᑮᓇᐅᔾᔭᒃᓴᖏᓐᓂᖅᓴᓄᑦ ᑲᑐᔾᔨᖃᑎᒌᓂᒡᓗ ᐱᓕᕆᓇᓱᒃᑐᑦ.

ᑐᑭᓯᒋᐊᒃᑲᓐᓂᕈᒪᒍᕕᑦ ᓄᓇᕗᑦ ᐱᕙᓪᓕᐊᔪᓕᕆᔨᒃᑯᑦ ᑯᐊᐳᕇᓴᓐᖓᑕ ᑮᓇᐅᔾᔭᒐᓱᒍᑎᖏᓐᓂᒃ, ᓇᕿᓪᓗᒍ ᖁᓛᓃᑦᑐᖅ “ᑮᓇᐅᔭᓕᐅᕋᓱᐊᕐᓂᖅ” ᐅᕙᓘᓐᓃᑦ ᐅᖄᓚᓗᑎᑦ ᐅᕙᑦᑎᓐᓄ ᐊᑖᓂᑦ ᑎᑎᕋᖅᓯᒪᔪᖅ.

ᑮᓇᐅᔭᓕᕆᔾᔪᓯᖏᑦ ᓄᓇᕗᑦ ᐱᕙᓪᓕᐊᔪᓕᕆᔨᒃᑯᑦ ᑯᐊᐳᕇᓴᓐᑯᓐᓂ

ᓄᓇᕗᑦ ᐱᕙᓪᓕᐊᔪᓕᕆᔨᒃᑯᖏᑦ ᑯᐊᐳᕇᓴᓐᖓ ᓇᖕᒥᓂᕆᔭᐅᔪᓂᒃ ᑮᓇᐅᔾᔭᒃᓴᕋᓱᐊᕐᓂᖓ ᐃᑲᔫᑎᑦᑎᐊᕙᐅᔪᓐᓇᖅᐳᖅ ᐊᑭᑐᔪᓕᕆᑎᓪᓗᒋᑦ ᓇᖕᒥᓂᖃᖅᑎᐅᔪᑦ.

ᓄᓇᕗᑦ ᐱᕙᓪᓕᐊᔪᓕᕆᔨᒃᑯᖏᑦ ᑯᐊᐳᕇᓴᓐᖓ ᑮᓇᐅᔾᔭᒃᓴᕋᓱᖕᓂᖓ ᐊᑑᑎᖃᕈᓐᓇᖅᐳᖅ ᑮᓇᐅᔭᓕᐅᕐᓂᖅᓴᓄᑦ ᓄᓇᕗᒻᒥ ᓇᖕᒥᓂᖃᖅᑎᓄᑦ. ᐃᑲᔫᑎᒐᔭᖅᑐᖅ ᓇᖕᒥᓂᖃᖅᑎᙳᕋᑖᖅᑐᓂᒃ, ᐅᕙᓘᓐᓃᑦ ᓇᖕᒥᓂᕆᔭᐅᔪᓂᒃ ᐱᕚᓪᓕᖅᑎᑦᑎᓗᓂ ᐊᖏᒡᓕᒋᐊᖅᑎᑦᑎᓗᓂᓘᓐᓃᑦ.

ᑐᑭᓯᒋᐊᒃᑲᓐᓂᕆᑦ

Northern Stars

RANKIN INLET — Noah Tiktak has these brown, smiling eyes. They light up when he talks about the generations of his family — his father, his daughters — who have told the story of the Inuit using their voice, their hands, their paint.


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