My journey unfolds with curiosity, creativity, art, and writing, These are passions for life. My personal healing is a long and spiraling journey through "sill waters" and strong winds of change, Whirlwinds to Oz. The proverbial Oz story leads to recognition of what existed all along, metaphorically, the shiny Red Shoes.
The big question is... what can you learn from an archetype? How does it help in the end?
In short, the answer is found in the nature of honest introspection-- there is vital personal growth and exponential healing in the pursuit of a compassionate world.
Susan A. Shepler, MA Counseling
Certified Transformative Language Artist
Transformative Language Arts Network
Certified Journal Instructor, Past Certification
Therapeutic Writing Institute
Center for Journal Therapy, Denver, CO
Research: Healing and the Jungian Method
The Magical Language of Symbols and Archetypes
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"Symbols are the vehicles of meaning in the unconscious. Once we take the time to learn how to give them life, we begin to understand their language."
Djohariah Toor, The Road By The River