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Perhaps it is only in subsequent generations that trauma can be witnessed and worked through by those who were not there to live it but who received its effects, belatedly, through the narrative, actions and symptoms of the previous generation. ~Marianne Hirsch

The Healing Power of Stories ancestral lineage healing genealogy military research navy ptsd wwii Mar 21, 2022

My current title reads, Jennifer Holik spiritual coach and an intuitive healer specializing in inherited & war trauma, & personal & ancestral healing. I am also a military researcher,...

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Writing A Love Story brouk genealogy military writing women women's history month Mar 18, 2022

You might be wondering what a love story has to do with World War II research. The answer is simple. The story came out of the research. Only it didn’t. And then, it did.

Pick up any writing...

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Do You Need a Developmental Editor? genealogy memoir military researcher military writing spiritual writing writing coach Mar 12, 2022

Are you writing your military or personal stories and need a fresh set of eyes on your project? A developmental editor might be just what you need!

One of the areas I shine in is seeing...

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Women’s History Month – Writing about the Women of World War II genealogy writing women's history month writing coach wwii Mar 09, 2022

March is Women’s History Month. A month in which we honor the women in our families, communities, and the world. How are you honoring the women in your family who lived during World War II?...

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Women’s History Month: Women on the Home Front czech genealogy female ancestors genealogy genealogy writing memoir women's history month wwii Mar 07, 2022

As you research your military service member from World War I, World War II, Korea, or Vietnam, ask yourself these questions. Is that where your exploration ends? You only research the military...

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Shake the Family Tree Training Program! channeled writing genealogy genealogy education inherited trauma intuitive healer military research spiritual coach wwii Mar 02, 2022

Have you ever uttered the words…..

“genealogy serendipity” or commented on the fact your ancestors or spirit guides or “something” gave you exactly the record you...

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Timelines Gave Me a New Research Perspective ancestry family tree genealogy military research storytelling timelines Feb 01, 2022

Timelines are a tool every genealogist uses, even when they do not consciously use it. A timeline is created on an Ancestry Family Tree or in a genealogy database as we add facts about an ancestor....

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