Meet the psychic teacher Anamika as your host, author Janis Harper, reads from Chapter 3 in her visionary novel, Jonas and the Mountain: A Metaphysical Love Story, in this “Meet the Characters” segment of the series.

Before Anamika became who she is in India, she lived in Vancouver BC, Canada, and was Anna. On the brink of adolescence, Anna began having nightmares—night terrors, really—that opened her to an unusual understanding of reality. And she spent the next years trying to live in the world with this new understanding, this access to knowledge, mainly by finding ways to hide what she knows. In this episode, we glimpse Anamika’s past and what brought her to India.

Jonas and the Mountain: A Metaphysical Love Story is available in print and ebook at online bookstores everywhere.

Janis Harper is a former adjunct English professor turned expressive arts therapist, as well as a writer, singer-songwriter, and actor. Her lifelong passions for the arts, metaphysics, spirituality, and philosophy come together in Jonas and the Mountain. Although she has published mainly nonfiction, she considers this novel to be the truest work she’s ever written. Janis lives in BC, Canada. For more about her, visit her website:

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