Saturday, October 14, 2023 - 10am-4pm at Florence Filberg Centre in Downtown Courtenay

Angelika Forray


Angelika Forray is a multidisciplinary artist, author and Natural Medicine Practioner that specializes in Ayurveda.
She has a degree from the University of Ottawa and a diploma in Fine Arts. Her focuses on healing and psychology permeates into her writing.
She has published ‘Rise in Love’ a book about self acceptance and the spiritual journey of bringing more love into ones life.
Her recent book ‘Liminal’ is an artistic exploration of the psyche and stages of healing.
Her work is thought provoking, deep and written in a simple manner that everyone can understand.
She currently resides on Denman Island and is proud to call Comox Valley home.



Rise in Love
Don’t fall in love! Rise in Love!When we fall in love we fall into illusion, into separation and we live in fantasy rather than reality. Rising in love is about facing ‘what is’ and becoming our best self, it is about uniting all of the fragmented parts of ourselves that we have separated from through trauma in our lives and coming back into a state of healing, joy and connection. To rise in love is to love ourselves in totality and to see things as they truly are – to realize we are perfect as we are and that we have so much to offer the world when we embody our true selves.The book ‘Rise in Love’ is not just about romantic relationships. It is about EVERY relationship, those with ourselves and those with others. We are constantly in relationship to everything around us and if we are unhealed, or hurt we do not see the world in a clear way. By rising in love, we heal our hearts, which heal our minds and create clarity. Then we see things as they are.Rising in love is a journey of the soul and this book offers many meditations and practices from many different traditions to heal the heart and soul and to awaken us to our highest destiny. There are reflections periodically in the book to assist the reader to go deeper and to reflect on their life. ‘Rise in Love’ is an uplifting book and it is great to read when you are feeling lost, confused or just down in life. It helps to remind you how magnificent you are and raise your vibration back to the state of love. The book is written to inspire and to motivate those on their healing journey. This book is for those that are advanced on their spiritual path or for those who are beginning. What are you waiting for? Are you ready to step into a life that makes your heart sing? Are you ready to awaken your soul so that you can live out your destiny? Are you tired of putting on a face? Are you ready to be who you really are? Are you ready to have real love in your life?Let’s do this.Rise up and Rise in love!

Angelika is based in Denman Island.


Liminal is an artistic and poetic exploration of the trials and tribulations of being a human in modern times. Forray tackles love, sex, war, technology and relationships with heart and edge. She senses into the underlying emotions humans experience and shares it in these short potent poems. Liminal is a journey from our unconscious to the potential we all have within us. The book takes readers from the darkness to the light with wisdom and insights into the human experience. Timeless, yet contemporary. Emotional, yet rational. Grounded, yet etherial. There is something for everyone. As a bonus, drawings created by Forray are intermixed in the book.


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