This post is dedicated to all the people who've helped me to grow - including you. I also call it "I'm Not Crazy - Why I Left Science to Become a Psychic!"
"A closed mind is like a closed book - just a block of wood" Chinese Proverb
I've always been a fighter. An environmental activist,
fundraiser and psychic.
As a Master 11 Lifepath (Spiritual Messenger) I have a burning desire to leave this world more conscious than I found it. Read more on Master 11's.
It's been quite a ride. As a baby, I was born with jaundice and developed whole body eczema. My father thought I'd never find a husband because of my crocodile skin. Then a nurse told my parents to take me off cow's milk and voila, I was cute again.
I came from a beautiful, complex family where my father told me I could be anything (being an astronaut appealed) and my mother said I was a great disappointment. Chinese families want a son first, not a daughter. She felt that she and I had let the team down. Talk about inner conflict. It was a painful beginning, softened by the arrival of my younger sister who is my beret-wearing, artistic twin. I thank Family Constellations therapy for helping me to heal these early issues.
As a child, I once stood in front of a wall, fuming as a group of older boys threw tennis balls - as hard as they could - at me. Why? Because I had challenged their right to play there. There was an unspoken rule that they owned the playground and I disagreed. No one sided with me, but I grew inside wings that day. I realised that no one can take your confidence away.
For years, I hid in the library or toilets at lunch to avoid being teased - for my flat face, yellow skin, inarticulateness, acne, tallness, thinness, braces, anxiety - even my socks. I'd spend 10 minutes each afternoon waiting to cross the road because I was so afraid of cars. Kids used to stand and laugh at my jitters.
At eight, I read over 150 books (the entire children's section) to escape my sheer frustration at life. I duxed my class that year and was moved to a school for the gifted and talented. Finally - a chance to be understood.
At 12 I was attending the top high school in NSW, James Ruse (which produces Rhodes Scholars and the occasional Booker Prize winner). Now the race was on to become a doctor and make my family proud. Only I couldn't go through with it.
At 16, I cried in front of a teacher so he'd boost my exam mark by 0.25%. It lifted me 8 places on my report card. I was terrified of failing, because there was a waiting list for every position in my grade. That's how competitive things were. A voice in my head said "This is not what life is about." In the end, I missed out on medicine after flunking the second interview. The maverick in me prevailed.
When asked about hobbies I talked about juggling and saw the interviewer's expression. (Having met Patch Adams, the clown doctor, I'm sure I would have left medicine anyway. Incidentally, I now live in a house owned by a circus crew).
So, at 18 I tried to save the planet. I went into Environmental Science - science with a deadline, as the lecturer said. After completing my Honours at CSIRO, I waded into Government. I competed against 800 graduates for one of a dozen placements in Canberra and won - possibly for the joke I made about 2001: A Space Odyssey to a sci-fi loving interviewer.
In my 20's, I was barracking for a sustainable future. I worked at the United Nations in Bangkok on turtle conservation. I trained in Kakadu with the rangers and traditional owners. I moved to Brisbane to help clean up its beaches.
At 23, I was engaged, ready to be married and could have had children, but it wasn't the right time. I was still looking for my life purpose. Read more on lifepaths. I felt that something was off.
My relatives still drank turtle soup. I'd seen the effects of alcoholism in Indigenous communities. And people cursed me when I asked them not to drop their cigarette butts. I had no traction.
So, at 26, I tried to save the hungry hordes. I worked in charity, co-raising millions of dollars for people and animals in need. I talked about sick children, and whales being harpooned. Eventually, I burned out. I got tired. I never felt enough.
When I was 28, my Dad got cancer. Fortunately, he survived. Still, I freaked out. I realised I was chasing immortality in all the wrong places. The cycle had to stop. After all, winning starts with choosing the right battle. So I gave up trying to fix others, and overhauled myself.
I studied Holistic Counselling, The Work of Byron Katie, channelling and nutrition. I devoured self-help books, palmistry and
numerology texts, anything that could refill my heart. And during that process I discovered a simple truth - that, people listen to those who listen to themselves.
That's why, at the ripe old age of 30, I listened to my inner voice and took off. I left behind a career, house, relationship and many dreams to become a professional palmreader.
Around that time, my ex shacked up with the person who took over my job. They are now married. That hurt, for a while. However it was an important part of my journey.
People thought I was crazy. I thought I was crazy - and I had to find out if that was my essence. I was exhausted trying to think my way through life. I wanted to feel at home in my body, with all its quirks and sensitivities.
You see, I come from a family where people have been given anti-depressants and electro-shock therapy for mental illness. Some of them died from it. I had to know if I carried this time bomb too. I sure as hell wasn't going to settle down before I discovered the truth.
So, four years later here's the good news - I've discovered I'm not crazy.
There is a Divine order to life. We have Souls. Angels exist. You are Love. 11:11 is an awakening code. And most of all - the Universe wants you to succeed.
How did I prove to myself that there is a force for Good or G.O.D (Good Orderly Direction, as author Julia Cameron says)? She's a 29/11 Lifepath in numerology, like me.
Well - that's a whole other blog post - read it here (link coming).
I also write on co-creating miracles and manifesting love.
You could say I've become a psychic activist - I fight for your right to hear your Higher Self. Heeding your intuition gives you strength. It stops the endless cycle of self-criticism. You are here to thrive!
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Since 2007, I have devoted my life to helping people recover from crises and create lives of balance. If you would like a life purpose reading and forecast, you're welcome to book online or meet me at an event. I also offer workshops, a Psychic Apprentice Course and Past Life Regressions. Please note, I have a 6-8 week waiting list for new clients (it's worth the wait - see these testimonials).
With best wishes,
(a 29/11 lifepath & Master Numbers Teacher)
Professional Psychic Reader
Macgregor, Brisbane Australia
Specialising in Palmistry, Numerology & Clairvoyance
I'm also an 11:11 Clocks and Repeating Numbers Researcher
Contact me on 0408 898 028 (SMS preferred)
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