About Lynn Thompson

Lynn Thompson was raised in Ontario in Canada, living in Ottawa through her early school years.  After graduating from McMaster University (Hamilton, Ontario) with a B.A. (Philosophy) in 1978, she traveled west by train across Canada with several stops along the way. For many years, Lynn was based on Vancouver Island in British Columbia, growing as a writer, photographer, postal courier and radio host. In June 2012, Lynn followed the highway to her roots in Ottawa. Lynn is based in Aurora (north of Toronto) since 2018, happily involved in collaborative creative projects and editing for numerous writers.

Lynn launched into radio broadcasting in 2004 on CHLY in Nanaimo, BC (community campus station) as host and producer of talk show Living on Purpose. Since 2007, Living on Purpose is featured on WomensRadio, where Lynn offers listeners a nourishing blend of ideas and conversation with guestsauthors, musicians, healers, and philosopherswelcoming both new and established voices.

The Art of Clear Thinking

Marietta McCarty encourages asking questions to invite someone into meaningful conversation.

Spiritual Mechanics: Light in Challenging Times

John Heney notes that applying who we are to improve situations strengthens our immune systems and the overall health of our community.

“What’s Your Story?”

Junie Swadron, author, speaker, writing coach, and psychotherapist, sees the therapeutic process and the creative process as one.

Coming Home on Purpose

Stewart Blackburn on being at home with your inner self and the pandemic pause as an invitation to change how we are creating our lives.

The King’s Broad Arrow: author and book debut

The King’s Broad Arrow, a historical fiction novel by Kathryn Goodwin Tone, explores themes of courage and responsibility.

Destiny and Beyond on Purpose ~ Stewart Blackburn

Stewart Blackburn and Lynn Thompson speak on destiny and beyond, following their own conversational prompts.

Bellies on Purpose ~ Stewart Blackburn

Stewart Blackburn and Lynn Thompson wander into discussing bellies on purpose.

It’s Time to Come Home ~ Stewart Blackburn

Stewart Blackburn notes that every choice we make is based on feeling better.

Richard Koob on Purpose in Lava Land

Richard Koob, co-founder of Kalani on the Big Island of Hawaii, is still living near where lava is flowing, and often swimming with dolphins

#11 of 11 – Shaman of Pleasure ~ Acceptance

Shaman of Pleasure, Stewart Blackburn talks about self-acceptance in this final of 11 short segments.