In the writing within, you will find a variety of subjects and styles. And through them all, you will find that we are writers who know the length of the winter, the heat of the summer and the short breath-taking springs and autumns of Minnesota. Click the above link for a more in depth look at our past Talking Sticks and for purchasing information

The Talking Stick Volume: One

Table Of Contents

When Beaver was very Great By Anne M. Dunn
Fairy Slipper By Deane Johnson
Weird By Kent Matheny
Catching Sight By Linda Henry
The Promise By Joan Henry
Strangers in Paradise By Bonnie Louther
The Satellite Dish By Florence Witkop
Till the Vulture Smiles By Carson Gardner
Spitball Sunday By Steve Maanum
Honduras 1995 By Carolyn Spangler
Tilly’s Forest By Cynthia Ekren
Yellow Ribons By Ken Kalish


The Talking Stick Volume One
Published: 1995

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The Jackpine Writers’ Bloc is native to Minnesota. We are a writing group as well as a publishing company. Our literary journal, The Talking Stick, has become a state-wide publishing ground for amateur and experienced writers alike. Our goal in publishing writers is simple – we publish to encourage solid writing that shows promise, creativity and brilliance.