What is most important to Alison Goldwyn is knowing and growing her true nature with love and caring and inspiring and nurturing this in others. Alison asks the question: Why must catastrophe be humanity's ultimate legacy in bringing us together? She intimately experiences the need for a world-story which features the creative human spirit. Alison trusted her own creative impulse to weave the strands of a new social and ecological--synchronistory . It was a choice which took her way beyond her comfort zone and sense of control. Unexpectedly she discovered peace, purpose, and belonging in the empty but fertile space of her unknown which we too--experience as our great mystery and common human thread.