Flower power was a slogan used during the late 1960s as a symbol of passive resistance and non-violence ideology. Rooted in the opposition movement to the Vietnam War. We can thank the poet Allen Ginsberg for this beautiful slogan. Hippies dressed in clothing embroidered with flowers and vibrant colours. They wore flowers in their hair and dished out flowers…
Many people have said over the years “Alexia, you are a shaman”. I take this as a compliment and leave it as a compliment instead of a definition of who I am, or how I work. In truth, the title sits uncomfortably with me, why?
Shamanism has and continues to have a significant influence on my life, which makes my work undeniably influenced.
I’m in communion with spiritual entities, and different entities emerge into my consciousness depending on the person and their presenting issues. This, I assume, is unnoticeable to the client and unnecessary for them to be aware of for us to progress with whatever we are addressing.
Philosophy may sound like the kind of subject that people with large foreheads study. You can gain from the wisdom of Philosophy with any shape head.
In the dance we call life, some things appear too good and some things that appear bad. We look at something that is occurring at the moment, take a snapshot of it, and we make a judgment, but everything is in flow, so what seems to be good, might not be good in the end, and vice versa. A story…
My mind is diligently curious, a part of me would like to settle into the cosy religion of comfort and follow the herd. I crave this ‘unquestioning normality’ at times, but I can’t help but pick holes in theories ideas and beliefs, not because I want to break down people’s comfort or dispute everything that presents as a possible navigational system, for life.