Monthly Archives: June 2011

Epiphany 101.63

Is thinking your poison or your antidote?

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Epiphany 101.62

In our deepest, darkest moments of despair and desolation, lies our greatest and brightest creative energy and strength

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Epiphany 101.61

借力用力. Harry Sensei “Use the strength you’ve borrowed”

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Epiphany 101.60

Train when you are weak, fight when you are strong.

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Who do you want to be?

What can we ‘become’ upon embarking on the roads of Aikido? Do we aspire to become like ‘O’ Sensei? Well, let’s be realistic, how many ‘O’ Senseis are there? Only one. So if we do not aspire or dared to … Continue reading

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The Aikido Salesman

In my personal opinion, everybody sells something, whether you like to admit it or not. if you believe in something, you’re selling it, well sort of. The ‘sales-DNA’ is encoded in us when we are born; well even before we … Continue reading

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“I’m okay with losing” by Sumiko Tan

I’ve been learning to play tennis since late last year but I’m such a dunce at it. I tell H, who is a qualified tennis coach and is teaching me how to play, that tennis is a really tedious game … Continue reading

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