“Shanley taught dance to incarcerated youth while I watched. Positive, patient, respectful and gentle. Her example in word and action was a lovely role-modeling of what it means to be a proud, dignified, indigenous woman. Her students grew, improved and loved it. She’s a gem, talented and real.”


About the Author Anishanaabe

Based in Winnipeg, Indigenous - Nihithaw & Anishinaabe, Travel & lifestyle blogger. Appreciates travel, music, film photography, a good cup of coffee & performing the traditional Indigenous hoop dance.