It’s All In The Heart by Renee Shaw

It’s always been about the heart for me. And as I reflect back on a series of major events that have shaped my life, every adversity I’ve waded through has followed a particular theme, the heart, my deeper truth, and purpose. After my father died suddenly when I was just four years old, part of me knew then that the unfolding of something of great significance had been triggered.

The autopsy showed the cause of his death was an unusual occurrence-a ruptured aortic valve in his heart. Further investigation revealed that he had a rare genetic disorder that fundamentally expresses as a mutation in the connective tissue, or webbing of the body, which holds the structure of all organs, bones, ligaments, joints and skin – hence the fragility of his aortic valve.

After my older brother and I were screened, I was the ‘lucky’ one in my family to carry through whatever ‘heart work’ needed to be completed in our linage. At the time I didn’t realise, but this work would then clear the way for future generations.

As a child I experienced ongoing health challenges including surgeries and many of what I called “patch me up” procedures to keep me going. This dominated my life until I was old enough to make my own choices. I would take my various medications, comply with the treatment plan involving annual ECG and Ultrasounds and plan a future without children.

I had done things their way (the only way they know) for long enough…

In my heart of hearts I knew I would ultimately heal myself – my way. You see, I was not satisfied with the prospect of a life without the freedom to be who I wanted to be. I knew that someday, sharing my experiences would help others heal themselves. What I didn’t know consciously was how that would all unfold…

Growing up I had a thirst for truth – The truth behind it all. It was like an insatiable thirst I couldn’t quench. I had studied different religions, healing modalities, quantum science and found that a common thread seemed to run through it all. The sense that some force (greater than what was between my ears) was somehow encoded in all that is seen and unseen. I could feel it in the natural world around me. This very force is what I used to heal myself. It’s inside every one of us, and its accessible through the heart.

I now have two beautiful healthy children, whom have grown into vibrant, energetic young adults, with strong heads AND Hearts! My future is vast and free, and I am now sharing what’s possible with everyone. I have learned that the only limitations we have, are the ones we put on ourselves.

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