Alissa is a wild woman introvert who loves wandering through the forest trails of her local woodlands seeking birdsong and keepsakes. She founded We Are Wildness in an effort to inspire more people to get outside and reconnect with the wild world. She is passionate about helping people remember the child-like inner wildness that we all have. She’s a social media maven, eco-feminist, and feels an ardent connection to those feathered, finned, and furred, especially her husky cross, Brite. She relishes regular time in solitude to nourish spirit and feels most at home in the rivers and forests of Coast Salish territories on Vancouver Island.
I was a child of the ‘80s and ‘90s. If you were too, your childhood was probably filled with cartoons, sugary cereal, and dinners in front of the TV. Though […]
Words by Alissa WildPhotos by Kyle Hansen