In this time of Covid-19, one of the unexpected positive outcomes is that I can now meet with an international community of Shintaido practitioners nearly on a moments notice from my living room. Today Ito Sensei led the 2nd in his series of the form Taimyo Kata, with a theme “Requiem”, in rememberence of the 75th Anniversary of the atomic … Read More
world of small flowers / that grow taller with rain and / your face near the dirt
before the storm, winds… and the ecstatic dances / with a dozen suns
waves come rolling in / flower, bee, dragonfly, sky — all this morning’s dance
Suddenly I was doing fire swords with Dave C., after safety training from Jessie J., and years of practice with the staff. The body can heal from flame.