Robin Williams, the world adored him; his family and friends loved him, and those who have experienced the darkness of mental illness and/or addiction found much comfort in his openness and truth about his personal struggles with his demons. Compassion and love were his legacy and his gift to the world; the likes of which we are not likely to see again.
Her longevity and all that she created is a gift and a treasure to all of mankind. Her legacy is one of healing through art. She is of my tribe. The tribe of those that mental illness did not break and who simply by living a full and whole life are proof that the stigma of mental illness is false.
Sound healing is a guided acoustic to accompany my dreams or if I am in need of a restorative break then i focus on every sound as it comes in and fades out. Alexandrias voice is angelic and feels like it’s coming from a far away place that’s beckoning me towards it. I am soothed and peace is cultivated in my core.
Acceptance, in its purest meaning is “Belief in the goodness of something". I am at heart, a person who chooses to see life through rose colored glasses and I have faith that all things, no matter how difficult or painful, have a meaning and a purpose in our life's journey.
“Give gratitude for the painful truth for it is a faithful teacher on our journey to transformation."
The essence of the Hatsquerade cannot be seen in the spectacular photos, the extraordinary amount of support or the tremendous amount of funds raised. The essence of the Hatsquerade is something profound and deeply felt.
There are experiences in our lives that reach us, connect us and allow us to be in the moment together. The experience that is created when we allow ourselves to share our stories.
This Sunday October 22 I have been asked to be the Keynote Speaker at the Caritas School of Life, Together Event in Vaughan. This event provides a unique opportunity for the community to share in the struggles and successes of its members.