Opposition

The action of touching your thumb to every fingertip is called opposition. After my stroke my right hand had a mind of its own and I had to sit on it in order to keep it still. Asking me to do some kind of purposeful motion was completely out of the question. Nine months out […]

Drs. Phil and Oz

Hey Dr. Phil and Dr. Oz, there’s a letter coming your way…………………………………. Dr. Phil(Oz), I am 33 years old.  When I was 30 years old I had a massive stroke in my cerebellum.  I was 100% dependent on the people around me for everything.  I was in the hospital for a month and have been […]

Letter

A letter I just wrote to my insurance company, we’ll see how/if they respond………………………   Dear Highmark,   Highmark is my medical insurance and I’ve been very happy with it up to this point.  In 2011, at the age of 30, I had a massive stroke.  I am writing to ask that the thing that has […]

Why I Do What I Do Part One…..Chanting

I wrote this for my yoga teacher, you (yes, you) should read it…… Why Chanting? It’s a good question.  Why do we chant?  And also, why don’t we chant English words, why are they a different language? There are answers to all of your questions.  The Why…. We chant because it produces cellular changes within […]

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