Alethea’s healing and writing journey began at  Goddard College, where she wrote the first draft of her memoir A Girl Named Truth. After receiving her MFA, Alethea continued to explore the healing power of words through her writing, and delved into her life  studies of shamanism, metaphysics and energy healing. She is a Master/Teacher of Shamballa Multidimensional Energy Healer, a companion of the Silent Eye School of Consciousness and owner of Inner Truth Healing.

Alethea is currently pursuing publication for A Girl Named Truth, as well as her first in a series of middle grade/young adult fantasy books, The Labyrinth. Her writing has appeared in various anthologies and journals, including: , My Other Ex: Women’s Stories of Losing and Leaving Friends, The Whirlwind Review, Airplane ReadingIlluminations of the Soul, 50 Haikus, Complete Wellbeing and Emerge Literary Journal.