metamorphosis is more than a metaphor
From immigrant families to influential leaders, we are rooted between worlds. Chrysalis Convos hold space to crystallize generational nuances that define who we are, yet often elude words. One story at a time, we deconstruct our beliefs and biases, wrestle with the dissonances of identity dislocation, transform trauma into resilience… and, in the process, realize just how connected we all are.
Did You Know?
When a caterpillar becomes a butterfly, its body first dissolves into a rich culture (that is, “protein soup”) as fuel for new anatomy to develop and mysteriously merge with older cells preserving its memories. A chrysalis, quite literally, is the transitional stage where fluid identity re-forms and takes flight as colorful agents of biodiversity.