A family life uprooted by drinking

Jul 5, 2012 Full story: Wawatay News

My Mother Is Now Earth -- Mark Anthony Rolo , ISBN 978-0-087351-859-8 e-book), 216 pages, $24.95) Mom, an Ojibwa from Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewas, is the bedrock of the family, coping with beatings, struggling to survive, keeping hope alive for the large family of children while meting punishment with a back-hand. Dad, a French Irish ... (more)

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Since: Oct 12

Waterloo, IA

#1 Oct 31, 2012
Mark, if you read this, please get ahold of me. I was your sister Ruths best friend back then. Have lost touch with you all! And to everyone else, this story is absolutely true. I can verify it as I stayed at their garage quite a few times. Back then the kids went through hell. Mark, more power to you. Please email me...galerw@hotmail.com.

Gale W

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