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Day 44: Two minds, two worlds

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Learning Wing Chun in an English-speaking country is a little complicated to someone like me. For instance, the meaning of the phrase 甩手直沖 isn’t complicated to anyone who speaks Cantonese, yet I’ve lost count of the number of lectures, talks, discussions, and arguments that I have witnessed between non-Cantonese speakers about the possible meanings and interpretations, as though it’s a scene from a Shakespearean play.  236 mots de plus

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The Journey Begins

I am TG, and I have decided to try my hand in blogging. There is a lot of information out there about the Martial Arts. Some of it I agree with, and lot of it I do not. 781 mots de plus

Aikido

The difference between knowing and understanding

Last Monday we had both Darren and Robin teaching class (during Sifu’s recovery) we went through quite a lot a chi sau and forms, it struck me that one of the differences between how Sifu teaches and my experiences from my previous academy isn’t necessarily the breadth of learning but the depth. 339 mots de plus

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Day 25: All in my head

Thursday, 25 January, 2018

A few months ago, I had what felt like a revelatory moment when I stumbled through a series of mental blocks to understand ‘your thoughts create your reality’. 46 mots de plus

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The Jeet Kune Do problem and what Bruce Lee was trying to avoid...

In JKD we always hear that JKD is not a style but a method / concept, if so.. then why do we see so many JKD practitioners try and correct others or say to them that they shouldn’t be able to call themselves a JKD practitioners based on who they learned it from? 242 mots de plus

Temporarily Sifu-less

Monday night was our second week, without our Sifu.

We received a group face book message and email, early in the new year informing us of his serious illness (blood clot on the lung) and that his recovery time could be up to six months. 292 mots de plus

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Day 355: Absent friends

Thursday, December 21, 2017

« Daddy, why do you take this photo every year? It’s always the same. »

« Everyone’s a little different after a year, son. 88 mots de plus

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