A note from Donna…
My mother always said that we are of our own making, and that we each have our own story. In my later years, I read deeply into the works of Carl Jung. He wrote that we all live within myth, and a route to meaningful living is to find that myth and bridge it to everyday life.
Donna Morrissey is the award-winning author of Kit's Law, Downhill Chance, What They Wanted, and Sylvanus Now, which was shortlisted for the Commonwealth Writers' Prize. She recently wrote a children's book, Cross Katie Kross, illustrated by her daughter, Bridget. Morrissey grew up in The Beaches, a small fishing outport in Newfoundland and now lives in Halifax.
Photographs courtesy of Bryan McBurney Photography