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Aimee K. Shaw, M.A.
Founder, Editor & Visionary
Aimee is a practicing shaman in Austin, Texas. She has extensive experience in working with people in a professional capacity, is a traditionally published author, and a metastatic cancer survivor since 2003. She considers herself to most strongly embody the wounded healer aspect of the shamanic archetype.
Patrick John Coleman
Cultural Curator &
Patrick is a practicing shaman in Chicago, Illinois. He is a published author, accomplished in the entertainment arts, has spoken at SXSW, is a prolific YouTuber, and is a walk-in soul after having had a near death experience. He considers himself to most strongly embody the trickster aspect of the shamanic archetype.
Staff Writer & Generational Ambassador
Merrick not only writes for The Urban Shaman, he wears many different hats, and is a passionate seeker of spiritual truth. He is currently residing in Chicago. Merrick identifies with many aspects of the shamanic archetype, and his strongest expression is as sacred storyteller. He holds a B.A. in creative writing.