Art of Learning Quiet – 2

Art of Learning Quiet – 2

Art of Learning Quiet – 2 I gave a lesson yesterday to a lovely student who, like me, lives in countries other than his original birthplace. For her, being Spanish by birth, arriving on time––a thing she had to cultivate living in her adopted home of...
Seducing the System – in a Good Way!

Seducing the System – in a Good Way!

Seducing the System – in a Good Way! I have a new online student from Belgium. She contacted me after an online taster class, saying her voice felt so good and could I help her get even better. My boyfriend, she wrote, complains my voice sounds screechy and harsh,...
What happens in a session

What happens in a session

What happens in a session Often someone comes to work with me feeling blocked in ways hard to articulate. Or perhaps there’s a stubborn pain that won’t go away, or a tightened voice. After a brief ‘hello’ with my hands on their torso, while sitting on a chair, I...
The Art of Learning Quiet – 1

The Art of Learning Quiet – 1

The Art of Learning Quiet – 1 Faeries, come take me out of this dull world,For I would ride with you upon the wind,Run on the top of the dishevelled tide,And dance upon the mountains like a flame. ― William Butler Yeats, The Land of Heart’s Desire I grew...
Do Places Change or do We?

Do Places Change or do We?

Do Places Change or do We? Some years ago, my husband and I went to stay in Crete for some months, on our search of where we could relocate to. Though lovely enough as a beach resort, Paleochora didn’t seem to provide the key will elements crucial at least for me:...