A member of Spiritual Directors International (SDI) and a Benedictine Oblate of St. Placid Priory in Lacey Washington, Marilyn Freeman is a spiritual director who practices a contemplative method of guidance anchored in evocative listening. She provides spiritual care and companionship for seekers and skeptics alike, for clergy, for those who are spiritually independent and those who are religiously affiliated. Being a writer and media artist, much of Marilyn’s spiritual support work has attracted artists from myriad disciplines and varied spiritual traditions. Her areas of focus include fostering a creative life, blending creative and spiritual practices, LGBTQIA concerns, women’s issues, grief and loss, healing from sexual abuse and other trauma, alcoholism, and contemplative practice. If interested in working with Marilyn or to find out more about spiritual direction, reach out through the CONTACT page on this website.