[All quotations taken from Anne Ancelin Schützenberger, The Ancestor Syndrome: Transgenerational Psychotherapy and the Hidden Links in the Family Tree (Routledge, 1998)]
Laura Kenins is a writer and comic artist currently based in Halifax. She has written for Quill and Quire, The Coast, CBC, This Magazine, Canadian Art, and other publications. Her short comic Alien Beings is being released by kuš! comics this May. Visit her on her website.