Josephine Evetts-Secker is a graduate f the C G Jung institute, Zürich, and a member of IGAP (The Independent Group of Analytical Psychologists). She was born and educated in England before leaving for Canada, where she taught for many years at the University of Calgary. She returned to England in 1997, and now lives and practices in Whitby, Yorkshire. She has edited volumes of fairy tales and published articles on literature and psychology. In 2007 she was ordained a priest of the Anglican Church.