to morph |mɔːf| “undergo or cause to undergo a gradual process of transformation”

osmosis |ɒzˈməʊsɪs| “the process of gradual or unconscious assimilation of ideas, knowledge”

alina shron quit her PhD in cognitive anthropology to embrace weirder and wiser ways toward transformation: changing  minds by healing hearts. Polyglot traveller, cultural chameleon, and lover of wor(l)ds.  She observes and absorbs, reflects and adapts.  Criticizes — because she cares. Her interests and skills are eclectic to a fault. This site is an evolving case in point.