i'm a writer, singer and multidisciplinary artist. i give creativity workshops, do photography and make videos. i backpacked around the world and worked in Australia, India and Egypt for quite some time. i also lived and worked for years with the Tlicho People in the far north of Canada, managing one of their communities and helping negotiate their land claim and self-government agreement. I'm fluent in English and French, and stumble along in Italian, Spanish and Arabic.