A regionalist Native American writer of literary fiction who captures intertribal and multicultural aspects within two tribally specific communities: Tahlequah and Lawton, Oklahoma.

Short Stories

Our Dance By Oscar Hokeah

“We Kiowa are old, but we dance.” —James Auchiah, “Kiowa Five” artist, Chief Satanta’s grandson.


Time Like Masks By Oscar Hokeah

“Childhood should be carefree, playing in the sun; not living a nightmare in the darkness of the soul.” ― Dave Pelzer, A Child Called “It”


Paper Towels By Oscar Hokeah

 “Discipline doesn’t cure Asperger’s. But thanks for your concern.”  
  ― Jennifer Cook O’Toole in AsperKids


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