So What Have We Learned?

I openly admit a lot of emotions came to the surface as I walked through the hospital doors to get my covid-19 vaccine. Hope. Apprehension. Vulnerability. Gratitude. Relief. Taking a moment to pause outside the door, I learned I was not alone. One of the volunteers shared that many people were coming in with emotions on the surface. It has been a tumultuous time, met with sometimes tumultuous emotions. I took off my coat sleeve while still holding onto the rock I brought in my pocket for courage and grounding, and got the J&J vaccine.

Since starting my journey in the field of Eco-Art Therapy, I have spent a great deal of time pondering the fact t