this world’, we come out of it, as
leaves from a tree. As the ‘ocean
waves’,‘ the universe’, ‘peoples’.
Every individual is an expression
of the whole realm of nature,
a unique action of the total
– alan wilson watts
On this incredible planet, in this fragile humanity, we can all connect through one truth… life is a mystery.
I’ve been studying the mystery for a very long time… sixty years in fact.
These circumstances forged a deep appreciation for foraged food and being able to grow one’s own, and later, the abundance of freedoms and resources found in Canada. They also cemented into my heart compassion for anyone suffering childhood trauma.
I was adopted into my extended family, flew solo to Canada leaving my grandmother’s love behind, arriving in a whirlwind of uncertainty, grief and impending abuse.
I am a mother. This is undoubtedly my biggest accomplishment, not because I didn’t make mistakes along the way, but because I tried my best to not repeat the trauma of my own childhood. My daughters provided me with much grace and love, which was crucial in finding love and forgiveness towards myself while I learned what it meant to nurture two vulnerable souls.
– I was never going to fit into the confines of heterosexuality
– something that had been hidden for ages
– not only this particular incarnation.
you strength, while loving someone
deeply gives you courage.”
Twelve years on an organic homestead called Pan’s Garden completely woke me to my mission on the planet and rekindled memories of past lifetimes. I studied holistic nutrition, organized local food movements, and began a novel that would change everything.
I am a grandmother,
Fearless authenticity is the measure of everything I have lived and loved.
I am an Ordinary Woman
Living an Extraordinary Life
has comprised it.
I know that you are powerful magic too.
I live to witness and nurture the mystery of others.