CAN’T BUY ME LUNCH

Ok. I’ll keep this one sweet and short. It’s best to avoid becoming too personal with the clientele, romantically or otherwise. It nearly always ends in failure and you are out a client…..please feel free to learn from my mistakes. Is the allure of a romance worth it? On the surface, it may seem so… continue reading

THE BATTLE OF HASTY

(Yes folks, it’s Medieval Week!) Oh, yes. We want to exercise, but not really? Society says yes: pressure from family, loved ones, friends, potential lovers/mates, advertising/commercialization, culturally fabricated propaganda, etc. Somehow an instinctive “I’m cool with that workout” attitude has fomented within certain individuals, as if a solid one-hour workout is intolerable. “But there’s so… continue reading

EXPERIENCE THIS!

We all gotta start some place. As teachers, we all have worked to gain a foothold on our knowledge and expertise. Students are on the same path, but have no interest in focussing the same attention to detail expressed by teachers. The physical journeys are both in league with each other…..they lead to ever-broadening experience…. continue reading

WILL THE CIRCLE BE UNBROKEN?

FIVE AND FIVE LORD; FIVE AND FIVE. The single-leg circles! A quintessential fave from the basic mat! Five and five (Danke mein bruder). Get on a Gratz mat. Stay turned-out and attempt perfect geometry. Ground yourself, find your stability, and GO! Best 20 seconds of your life. Obey the perfection of your proportions! “Really?” No,… continue reading