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Putting Fingers in the Tiger’s Mouth

Before becoming a Shiatsu therapist, I was an 8th grade Humanities teacher. I didn’t know a lot about Chinese medicine, but I knew about the acupuncture point Large Intestine 4. When students would ask me if they could go to … Continue reading

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Breathe

I had just read the news. I was making coffee and was clearly angry (yet again), slamming the coffee filter (which luckily is only paper) into its ceramic strainer and splashing water onto the counter and into the kettle to … Continue reading

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“READ YOUR ARM.”

A couple of years ago, my son got a tattoo. I was glad he didn’t tell me about it until after he had it because I would have been even more upset. There was really nothing I could do about … Continue reading

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