The only real prison is fear, and the only real freedom is freedom from fear.

-- Aung San Suu Kyi

28 January
I'm a 35 year old male recently diagnosed with metastatic prostate cancer. Before recovering from cancer became my full time priority, I worked for Greenpeace as a Forest Campaigner mostly focused on protecting the Amazon rainforest and the Alaskan rainforest. In fact I still work at Greenpeace but I am on disability at the moment. I have been actively engaged in protecting human rights and our precious land and resources, working with various organizations (and creating some of my own with other friends) for over a decade. I studied computing and the arts and ethnographic filmmaking in school and these days I am a photographer, part time hacktivist computer geek, medical qigong practitioner, amateur herbologist, tai chi and kung fu practicer, rock climber / hiker...