Firekeeper’s Daughter

Firekeeper’s Daughter


Angeline Boulley

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Stormy’s Dad Character Analysis

Stormy’s dad is an opinionated, hard man who vacillates between being involved in Tribal affairs and Stormy’s life, and being totally checked out when he and his wife, Shawna, are using drugs heavily. Daunis tries to keep him at arm’s length as he sees her as Zhaaganaash and an outsider, even after she becomes an enrolled member.
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Stormy’s Dad Character Timeline in Firekeeper’s Daughter

The timeline below shows where the character Stormy’s Dad appears in Firekeeper’s Daughter. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Chapter 6
Justice Theme Icon
Generational Trauma and Bigotry Theme Icon
Ceremony, Pride, and Healing Theme Icon
...asks if Stormy, another hockey player, was in on it too, but Daunis explains that Stormy’s dad wouldn’t let Stormy help. She says there will be sweetgrass at the powwow this weekend,... (full context)
Chapter 30
Generational Trauma and Bigotry Theme Icon
Coming of Age Theme Icon
Daunis tenses when Stormy’s dad walks in. He’s never liked her much, since he sees her as Zhaaganaash. He drinks... (full context)