Reblog of General Custer’s Death and White Hawk’s Vision: A Poem

February 16, 2019 at 11:45 pm (Folklore, Geopolitics and International Relations, Ghost Story, History, International Intrigue, Mystery, Mythology, News, Poetry, The Supernatural, Vampire novel) (, , , , , , , , , , , )

This is a re-blog of a poem I wrote last year:

Dracul Van Helsing

General Custer’s Death and White Hawk’s Vision: A Poem

White Hawk- Medicine Man of the Lakota Sioux Nation
He was there at Little Big Horn
The Battle of the Greasy Grass
He was there the day Custer died
The day Custer died for the sins
of corporate mining ⛏ interests
in the West
and white settler expansion

June 25th 1876
The day Custer entered Eternity
The day Custer went to the Hell
that does not exist
(according to a 21st Century Pope)

White Hawk watched Custer die
He heard the last words on Custer’s lips
“The White Buffalo is coming”
And then the eyes went blank
and stared into the Heavens
where his soul did not ascend

A year later outside his tepee
on a summer evening
as he smoked the sacred pipe
White Hawk had a vision
A vision of a White Buffalo

He spoke the vision to the…

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5 Comments

  1. George F. said,

    Mining interests and corporate interests even back then….of course…of course…what they don’t teach you in history class…

    • Dracul Van Helsing said,

      Indeed.

      Just like they don’t teach that the U.S. sacked Mexico City back in 1847 just so the U.S. could seize a whole bunch of territory from them.

      And of course Trump wants to build a wall so that people won’t cross over into a bunch of land that once belonged to their ancestors.

  2. Tanya said,

    hmm, you have a whole history here, mining mafia and the profit making govts. really amazing Count! I enjoyed the historical references, humor and your brilliant wording! As I always say u should pen verses more often!

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