Dandelion Spirit

Photograph by Mandy Ramsey

Mandy is an artist, mother, photographer, and yoga teacher who loves to create and write. She self -published her first book “Grow Where You’re Planted” in 2019, which blends her poetry, photography and love of yoga through the seasons in the Alaskan landscape. She has been previously published in Cirque, Alaskan Women Speak, Tidal Echoes, Poets Choice, and Elephant Journal. She holds a M.A in Yoga Studies and Mindfulness Education and has been living off the grid in Haines, Alaska since 2000 in the timber frame home she built with her husband. She believes that flowers and the natural world can heal, connect, inspire, and sprout friendships. Find out more on mandyramsey.com