Elysian Dreams is Anita’s escape and sanity. The artistic outlet of a single mum of three, who is challenged by her life every single day determined not to give up, but to persevere for her children and for everyone out there searching for a more meaningful life.
We’re often held down by our past and overwhelmed by our present struggles, however “this has nothing to do with your future at all” says Candice… after battling bullies, depression, and alcohol she’s now building her own record label to help the new generation of musicians have a better experience than her own.
It’s hard as a young adult because you actually look up to your parents… putting themselves in certain situations… you can sometimes think… that’s what life is about.” says Angelina’s brother. It is tough growing up in domestic violence and perhaps the only even more challenging task is fixing yourself as an adult… if you even reach adulthood.
Brett’s love of puppetry has started as soon as he could stand up and properly use his hands. He used to create puppets from whatever he got his hands on… perhaps to deal with the harsh reality of our often cruel world. From school bullying through workplace abuse he did never give up the hope that one day he can finally fulfill his mission and bring happiness to our world!
“The important thing to remember is that it’s not about us or what we’ve done. It’s about what can be done.” says Kalka Mitchel during a sacred smoke ceremony. His life saving, body, mind and soul transformation work is taken seriously by more and more doctors too, some of which thank him for their patient’s improved or in many case extended life. His noble quest is admired by many in the community, but what keeps him going?