A shaman’s guide to seeing off Al, the Alcohol Demon

by Annie Dieu-Le-Veut This is some timely guidance about how to deal with my old friend Al, the Alcohol Demon, as Christmas is coming earlier and earlier every year now, and ye olde traditional office party season will soon be upon us. I say ‘my old friend’ Al, because if, like me, you’re the child…

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Shamanism, the wounded healer, addiction and the alcohol demon

by ANNIE DIEU-LE-VEUT One of the soubriquets often attached to the shaman is the term ‘the wounded healer’. This is because we’re so often leading people out of mires that we have only recently been ensnared in ourselves. We’re just a couple of steps ahead. I first noticed this phenomena quite soon after I first…

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