Sitemap - 2023 - Sherman Alexie

Profile Stop

Room Tone

Christmas Sonnet for Our Lost Father

Saint Paul of the Spokane Indian Reservation

Life Span


My Father Went to High School with Aesop

Performance Review


A Memory of Elephants

Dark City

The First Day of December


Language Lessons

A Spokane Indian in Harvard Square

The Strawberry Lottery

Basketball in Mania and Depression

Happy Thanksgiving!

This is How to Say Goodbye

Exits & Entrances

Leaving New York City

New York City Story

The Ghost that Walks the Bridge

Ode to Marriage

Opposite World

November Song

Pretend Indians = Pretendians

Small Engine Repair

Hunger Psalm

Clean, Cleaner, Cleanest


Your Mirage, My Mirage

Deliver Me

The Gorgeous Chore

A Vacuum is a Space Entirely Devoid of Matter

Search Engine

The Short Happy Life of Robert Polatkin

Into the Breathing World

The Inventions of Hasan Minhaj

Is There a Deer Constellation?

Creation Story

I Have Known Monsters

Life Flight

One Feather is All Feathers

Sherman is Lost Pilot Press

How to Save the World

Kafka on the Rez

Labor Day

Survivor Man

Set List

Rez Boys in Winter

The Crossing

Life Span

Scar Story



Zoom Meeting Code


Powwow Now

Saying Goodbye

Two Squirrel Stories

Crazy Mother, Crazy Son

Joan Jett Opens for Bryan Adams

Biscuits & Gravy

August 17th, Zoom Reading

The Sandwich Maker (now with audio)

The Sandwich Maker

Two Rivers Calling Me

In the Church of Childhood

What We Learn

Recovering from Covid

Revisionist History

Things that Sang to Me #1

This Sunday Brings Me Surprise


Indian Fireworks

Join my new subscriber chat

Wild Song

The Estimate Will Be Delivered When the Estimate is Due

The Undiscovered Country

I Don't Know How to Eat This - A Poem In Progress

Bipolar Cantata


The Salmon Illumination

One Hundred Black Bears

Highway Lazarus

Buffalo People and Salmon People are Not the Same People

Sherman Zoom Reading - link

Smoke Signals - 25th Anniversary Screening

My Father's Novel

Lone Tree

Reminder: Sherman's Zoom Reading

Justify or Justice

A Window in Spokane, Washington

My Weekend Among the Evangelicals

The Atheist's Lament

Somebody's Knocking, Should I Let Him In?

What's the Closest You've Come to Death?

Apartment Story, Motel Story, Gun Story

Zoom Reading - Thursday, June 8th, 2023

My Father Was Sometimes the Emily Post of the Spokane Indian Reservation


The "I" in BIPOC: Not All Native Americans are Leftist Political Activists

Hometown, Homeland


St. Ignatius of Big Sky

Ode to Target



Bug and Mouse

Pine as Noun and Verb

This Morning, Joy

#8 on the Banned Books List

Short Term, Long Term

Sherman Guests on House of Strauss Podcast

Pinball Crazy Horse, Pinball Geronimo, Pinball Tommy Runner

April Song

Forever in Blue Jeans

The Book of MartyJo

Twenty Years Later

Join me on Notes

Your Easter, My Easter, Our Easter

Dear Hummingbird


Reminder: Sherman's Zoom Reading

Jukebox Antihero

Palm Sunday

Deer Testament

Dog Story


A Book is a Loaded Gun

Halfway Through March

New Year's Day


Phone Wallet Keys

Melon Zen

Street View

The Absolutely Banned Novel of a Full-Time Indian Writer

Surviving the Knife

Keep on Truckin'

When I Was a Drunk

60,000 Miles

Dear Bird in the Detroit Metro Airport

Our Failed Rock Band

Sister Song, Brother Song

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Me

The Answering Machine

Introduction to Native American Studies




Rain Song

The Land of Drought

Winter Weekdays

Things I'll Never Do

The Lottery


How Do You Say Vengeance in Your Tongue?


Your Casino or Mine?

Who Goes Missing, Who Gets Found

Wrecked and Wrecked Again


The Life of a Salesman

Rare with Some Signs of Wear

Happy New Year