Posts Tagged ‘ Qi ’

Can You Become Smaller?

January 27, 2010
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Can You Become Smaller?

We do it in some circumstances and then forget that we do it at all. My wife thinks I am like a dog because...

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The Twitch of Anxiety

October 13, 2009
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The Twitch of Anxiety

Here’s a thought on one of the reasons for our antsy behavior.

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October Warning: Don’t Sweat the Negative

October 12, 2009
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October Warning: Don’t Sweat the Negative

There's an expression making the rounds lately among beginning Qigong practitioners. Some times you will hear, "Wow, he just like dumped his negative qi all over me." ...

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Self Correction for Moi?

September 12, 2009
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Ancient writings say “Nature is self correcting.” At first blush this sounds poetic but hard to comprehend.

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Qigong Physicality

September 4, 2009
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Qigong  Physicality

What have I seen in Qigong classes? I’ve seen the wrinkled brows of the confused slowly smooth out with an internal experience of comprehension as though their mind’s eyes were seeing a code deciphered. I’ve seen shoulders slip off their invisible sandbags. One elder student had not played the violin for two years then...

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The Yin and Yang of Yin and Yang: Part 2

September 1, 2009
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The Yin and Yang of Yin and Yang: Part 2

Stillness engenders movement and movement creates stillness.

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The Yin and Yang of Yin and Yang: Part 1

August 31, 2009
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The Yin and Yang of Yin and Yang: Part 1

For instance, you can use yin and yang to mean feminine and masculine but NOT good and bad.

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Beneath the Personal

August 24, 2009
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Beneath the Personal

There are two great endeavors which require us to leave our personalities aside. By this I mean social endeavors, not individual efforts. In the West this is science which at least aims at an objective sense of the universe. In the East this is meditation which aims at an objective sense of ourselves. Of...

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Joy and Qi

August 18, 2009
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Joy and Qi

Qi note: What is the relation of strong emotions to Qi?

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