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Making Positive Changes: The Law of Inertia

How refreshing it is, to begin a new cycle! To clean out the old, the uninspiring, the things that don’t work anymore — and bring in the new: Fresh, pure, full of possibility.

Winter’s Gift: Will You Receive It?

Chinese Medicine models the ideals of balance and harmony through keen observation of Nature – for like it or not, we are part of it.

Poetry in Practice

Once, when a client asked me: “Why did you become an Acupuncturist?” I immediately confessed: “Because I always wanted to be a poet.” A bit enigmatic, perhaps — but it was one of the truest responses I could… Read More

Friendship with the Night

If you find yourself walking at the edge of your very soul, feeling as though you are in the Valley of the Shadow, I know what you’re going through. I’ve wandered in the same Wasteland, and wondered if… Read More

Holy Wind, Holy Breaths

“If you surrender to the wind, you can ride it. “ ~Toni Morrison~ In a prior post, I discussed Chinese Medicine’s concept of Wind (feng) as a pernicious influence affecting the body — an internal and external phenomenon… Read More

Poetry of Transformation: “The Journey”

                In everyone’s life, there is a journey difficult to undertake — daunting in every way measurable — but necessary for one’s spirit to be honored, one’s destiny to be fulfilled…. Read More

Chinese Numerology: the Yin and Yang of Numbers

Regardless of what you think of Numerology per se: I thought it would be fun to share some ancient Chinese principles about the significance of numbers — to teach you a little bit about Yin and Yang, and what… Read More

Autumn: The Season of Grief

We are now in the tumble downward into Autumn — how perfect that in English, we even call it “Fall.” The radiant expansion of Summer, with all its exuberance, brings to our table the harvest of our year… Read More

Six Fingers on the Pulse of Life

Quite simply, one of the most unique experiences in the world can be had through the 6 fingers of an Acupuncturist, tracing the vibration and shifting shape of a patient’s radial pulse, and observing the human energy field… Read More

Life as Current

Streams of energy course through your body’s tissues: organs, bones, skin… and our perception also arises from this Source. Illness, negative states of thought, trauma, contagious diseases, toxins… These draw against us, cause our LifeCurrent to become depleted… Read More