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Kung Fu - Does it Make YOU Unbeatable?

Among the obvious questions I am asked as described in last weeks blog. Some people seem to think that learning Kung Fu makes you unbeatable. Every school seems to think their style is the best, and many masters or disciples talk of their style countering the other style down the street. 493 more words

Recap: Part 2, Lesson 3, Cultivating Calm and Stillness

I have battled the yearning for calm and stillness most of my life. I was always praised for my energy and ability to entertain and always be ‘on’. 420 more words

Bend in the Road (Original Poem)

Written by Shalvia Verdell


All my life I’ve been thinking one way

Living and breathing one way

Then suddenly one day

I encounter a bend in the road… 62 more words


Fearless Living and Perseverance

At last, long shifts finished, my daughter sound asleep and I am in bed with my laptop, browsing my favourite blogs and just relaxing. I have not had the time for this kind of luxury for a while now. 742 more words

Other Stuff

“It’s Friday, but Sunday’s Coming’”

Shadrach Meshach Lockridge, better known as S.M., was pastor of Calvary Baptist Church, a prominent African-American congregation in San Diego, California, from 1953 to 1993.  He was known for his powerful preaching across the United States and around the world. 241 more words


Lingering Thoughts

The cool breeze whispers

through the slightly open window.

The clouds are lingering

and the wind chime sings it’s sweet song.

Memories of you sneak into my thoughts… 69 more words

Life's Journey

Joy in our suffering!

Already in the great anticipation and excitement for Easter, many people have been wishing me “Happy Easter!” when we greet each other, even today on Good Friday.   489 more words