Coming into Consciousness with Eve Nyman


Eve Nyman, an immigrant from Glasgow, Scotland, brought with her a rich heritage intertwined with Jewish ancestry. Her grandparents had fled their native lands in Hungary, Russia, and Poland, seeking a new life in Scotland. It was within this context that Eve's parents grew up, deeply affected by the trauma of the Second World War. Their own experiences hindered their ability to instill hope in their children, leaving them burdened by their ancestors' suffering.

At the tender age of sixteen, Eve left her childhood home, embarking on a new chapter in the United States, following in the footsteps of her resilient forebears. Her journey led her to become a nurse, a profession through which she dedicated herself to assisting women in the miraculous process of childbirth. But as time passed and retirement approached, Eve realized that she needed something more—a deeper sense of purpose.

Eve identified herself as an immigrant, a retired nurse, and a yoga instructor among her multifaceted roles. But these labels only scratched the surface of her true essence. Coming into consciousness became the focal point of her life, guiding her towards a path of authenticity and shedding the false self that had masked her true being.

Eve's journey serves as a testament to the enduring nature of self-discovery and personal growth. Her roots, woven with ancestral resilience, shaped her into a courageous individual, willing to embark on a lifelong journey of coming into consciousness. Through her experiences, she encourages others to shed the façade of conditioned identities and embrace the boundless possibilities that await them on their own paths of self-realization.

Eve Nyman
Zync generated Highlights
My Scottish Roots
Arriving in the US to heal
Why I chose Nursing
My hardest immigrant experience
My People & Communities