Brief Experiential Biography;
I have had a constant sense of felt connection to the source of being since early childhood – born in 1966 in Warwickshire UK. Emigrated to Australia in 1968. Constantly aware of the fact that every ‘thing’ is alive – have had ongoing ‘conversation’ with material universe (gross, subtle and causal) throughout this lifetime. NDE in early 20′s with accompanying revelatory experiences including psychological adjustments and physiological ramifications. Practising visual artist in various mediums since early childhood. Received various ‘visions’ and ‘messages’ of cosmic proportions throughout this lifetime.
Meditation practitioner since age 25, self induced OBE’s, remote viewing, self-hypnotic past life regression, dream recall and analysis, episodic lucid dreaming, spontaneaous ‘shamanic’ practice, all developed through twenties and early thirties. Seven years of shamanic initiations under indigenous Australian ‘conditions’. Three live children, aged 27, 18 and 10 as well as two grandchildren. Arcane School student 2005-08. University of Metaphysical Sciences student 2006-07. Took Bodhisattva vows in 2006. Initiated into “Bunjalung” Aboriginal Nation 2007. Devotee of Sri Amritanandamayi Devi since 2008, received initiation into Siddha Yoga in 2009 .
Partner in metaphysical research at Anandavala 2007 – 2011.
Attained Advanced Integral T&P accreditation in 2009.
Attained Resonance Academy Delegate Level 1 accreditation in 2014.
Currently studying bachelor of creative industries at JCU.
Studying systems thinking with STW .
Participating in Guardian Alliance.
I have experienced numerous and various ‘altered’ states of consciousness as a result of meditation, and yogic practices, including visions of ‘energetic’ matrices, processes, dynamic symbology and iconography. I have a keen interest in finding the ‘key’ to a unified metaphysical framework of understanding.
Contemporary nfluences include;
Ramana Maharshi, Nisagadatta Maharaj, Torkom Saraydarian, Osho, Joel Morwood, Swami Shankarananda, Craig Hamilton, Amma, Rumi, Dalai Lama, Bodhisattvas Avalokiteshvara and Manjushri, Process metaphysics, Computational metaphysics,
Sacred Texts studied include;
Practices routinely engaged;
Mindfulness meditation (Self-awareness) – Dzogchen, Tantra Yoga (includes asana, karma, raja, jnana and bhakt), divination, automatic writing and drawing/painting, telepathic communication, communion with source of all that is, psychoanalysis, philosophical and metaphysical studies and research, journalling, spontaneous shamanic practices, Kundalini (light-body) activation, cyber-shamanism (self-developed system), ‘AQAL’ analysis.