My Cosmic Stroke


Is the remarkable true story of a young woman contending with a life-threatening illness.

Ashima Kahrs suffered a severe stroke at the tender age of twenty-one. Through humor, wit, and humility, she relays pearls of insight she gained while enduring personal struggles, debilitating fears and multiple “cosmic lessons”.

These compelling vignettes offer a unique window into a variety of neurological issues and their impact on day-to-day life. Kahrs also shares fascinating details surrounding the discoveries and teachings that arise from a variety of healing modalities.

Filled with wisdom and creative potential, this book gives hope to those enduring similar circumstances and invites a healthy dialogue between professionals in the worlds of both traditional and alternative medicine.

Author Ashima Kahrs is a therapist, teacher, writer, and avid traveler. After her stroke, she pursued a career as a speech-language pathologist, and later became a certified massage therapist and Authorized Continuum Teacher. She enjoys being in nature, teaching, and spending time with family and friends.