Thank you, Wyanne.

This has been a rough month. The roughest, I think, in years. Between the forced name change on Facebook, the loss of all my crucial ID (including my birth certificate, which was issued in Quebec, and which is notoriously difficult to get without - you guessed it -...

This Is Effy Wild Speaking

This week, Facebook forced me to change my name . They stated that I was not using my 'real' name and insisted I change it or forfeit my account. What they mean by 'real' is 'legal', despite comments from top Facebook employees stating that they never intended to...

All Sorts To Share

Holy Hannah, have I been busy. On the one hand, overcommitting means I'm too busy too think too much about things I might not want to think about. On the other hand, I'm too busy to *think*. But hey! Hi! I'm here! How are you? How was your weekend? I have all sorts to...

Sometimes It Rains

As if having a hard time isn't enough of a challenge, we sometimes (and by 'we', I mean 'me') try to re-frame too soon. Some of this is prompted by our own inner urgency to STOP FEELING AWFUL. Which makes sense, but isn't actually productive, because look. You feel...

The Road To Radiance: OPENING DAY! Winners Announced!

RADIANT IS OPEN!!!! I spent all day yesterday putting the finishing touches on it, including my own lesson, "The Mystic"! I'm so excited I could BURST! First, the WINNERS! These three lucky ladies have won a free seat: I will be e-mailing all of you with class...