|Titles: DeafPagan, Poet, Educational Interpreter, artist (the crafty kind), activist. Norwegian/wesh
American, Geek of Technology and Linux
Paths: Norse, Welsh, Wiccan, Heathen, Ancestral Veneration, Runes and Runic Studies, Reiki, Rune
Interests: Audiophile (LOVE MUSIC), science fiction, philosophy, sociology, anthropology, transpersonal
psychology, anything Norse, and to do with Deaf culture and Social Justice. Did I mention I am a geek of
Technology? Love folk stories and fairytales (misnomer, honestly), and mythology.
Philosophy: "If you argue for your limitations, they are yours" Richard Bach, Illusions. "That to be human,
is to recognize the humanity in all, if you expect them to honor the humanity in you."
"If belief was wind, the stars, the seas, then all will be fair, the mysteries would be preserved, and all can
know these things are alike and equal"
Of late, been really delving into Wendell Berry’s works, and a longtime fan of Richard Bach.
Personal: Military brat, lived in South Korea, Germany, east and west coast of USA (Md, AZ, WA).
Stepdad emphasized cultural relativity long before I had a word for it. exposure to the culture of Norway
via my dad's family, and my stepdad's scandinavian family, and welsh from my Mom's side of the family, I
had good familiarity of the dieties, stories, and culture, and eventually the food, when I got to visit the
countries of Sweden, Denmark, Norway, etc. Poetry, published in The Tactile Mind quarterly magazine,
issue: Vertigo. Also was assisting in an article that was published. (See bio in USC Letter)
Religious: Been a practicing Wiccan for almost 20 years now, MD recognized Clergy status, 2nd Degree
Elder, Coven of Amber Heart, Coven of Amber Rose family of Covens. Was a visiting member of
Ecumenicon, then migrated to CTCW, and have been a speaker at a few conventions so far (honored to
return each time).
Professional” Educational Interpreter for the Deaf, ASL Adjunct Professor at College of Southern
Goals and ambitions: Network and build awareness of Paganism in the Deaf World, continue being an artist
and writer. Resolve to get involved in making Youtube presentations and videos alongside CTCW (which
will be my main outside-of-coven Affiliation). Maybe write a book or two :).