Hello and welcome to my virtual garden party, Realize Paradise!
I am grateful that we can be together here, albeit virtually. I am grateful for the technology that allows us to meet this moment. Though we are physically distant, we can still be virtually intimate.
Kohenet Rachel Kann is a devotional poet and ceremonialist.
She is the 2022 Writer-in-Residence for Brandeis Collegiate Institute at American Jewish University. She presented as a practitioner at the 2021 Jewish Psychedelic Summit.
She was the 2020 New England Jewish Poetry Festival’s Featured Poet and a 2020 Cosmic Sister “Women of The Psychedelic Renaissance” awardee for her poetry presentation at the 2020 Spirit Plant Medicine Conference.
She is a WORD: Bruce Geller Memorial Prize recipient for her latest poetry collection, How to Bless the New Moon, from Ben Yehuda Press. She leads Realize Paradise Creativity Workshops, Soul Journeys and New Moon Circles. Her poetry film, The Quickening, was an official selection for the Anaheim International Film Festival. She was the 2017 Outstanding Instructor of the Year at UCLA Extension Writers’ Program.