Sunday, 31 March 2013
Take a look at 'What's happening on the vegetable plot. Don't forget to click 'more' to see the rest.
There are now new pages on this blog. By clicking on the pages link on the right hand side (half way down) you will find a variety of articles.
Page 1 Provides a brief introduction to the editor and an article by the editor on fish keeping
Sessions will be held once a month at my house with Dr Mark Green (Green Tai Chi). In order to know more about Mark see below;
Mark will focus on Wing Chun and also accommodate students who want to learn other aspects of The Taiji system such as large San sau or The Long Form
He may, on occasion, be joined by a colleague Mark Tan. Who besides Wing Chun has also specialized in Bagua and San Sau
Separately some of the ex students of Paul Brecher will meet in the area of East Finchley to practice the syllabus taught by Paul Brecher. Weather permitting
The next sessions with Mark Green will be on the 16th July and then on the 1`0th September. students can arrive earlier for tea from 17:30 . The sessions will start at 18:00 until 19:30. There will be a charge for the session. Students will share the cost . Weather permitting we will train in the garden otherwise inside. The focus will be on Wing Chun (Kunfa and other) . For those who prefer to work on aspects of the Taiji system please let Mark know.
Page 2a an article by Paul Brecher 'The anomaly of The Meridians',
On Page 3 there is an article by Paul Brecher. my previous Teacher, which is an introduction to the martial art of Pa Kua Chang.
A new article by Paul Brecher has been added to page 3 The Wooden Man Form. For more information on this please contact Paul.
For those wanting a different perspective an article on food and Traditional Chinese Medicine has been added. If you go to Paul's site you can now find new additions to purchase books on Martial Arts, Traditional Chinese Medicine
These have been reprinted by kind Permission of the author. Th
Paul also teaches a no nonsense methods of dealing with difficult violent situations. For more information look at this website.
I have just added a link to The Pau Chui , Cannon fist performed by Paul brecher
Paul brecher has also published a number of books. Two of these can be found on page 3. Go to his website for more details and to see a great deal of fascinating material.
The following link:
The link above is an explanation of the origins of taiji from Wutang 700 years ago..
This will give a 'taster'.
Last night, in class, apart from Paul's way of teaching Wing Chun we were shown his new additions to The Small San Sau.
Page 5: Contains articles by the blog author. The latest is: The secrets of Drip irrigation.
I have added a new page showing some of the paintings of Matan Peles , a resident of a community for adults with learning difficulties on Kibbutz mahanayim, Upper Gailee, Israel.
I recommend looking at these photos which can be purchased online. Every painting purchased is more support for the community. You can see more of his paintings on their url: www.Yahadbagalil.org.il The site is in Hebrew but there is a translate button on the right hand side.
Under this article there is an article explaining The Israeli Kibbutz
Page 7 contains
Page 8 There is an explanation of the Shaw Trust, a Horticultural Project for Adult with learning difficulties.
A brand new page has been added 'Poems by Mark Shuck' . Anyone who has been troubled by squirrels in the garden will surely relate to the first in a series.
More articles wanted on a variety of subjects. I hold the right to refuse articles I consider
inappropriate and likely to cause offence.
Go to the following link to watch my neices Tanya and Lauren Seifert performing a beautiful performance of Theatrical Pole Dancing
The Seifert Sisters can be seen on www.theseifertsisters.com
See an amazing array of skills . Tanya Seifert also offers private English lessons to foreign students.
Tanya is also a singer. She has her own band and also sings in a group called 'Women in Rock@
They are my nieces
Exciting new addition on Page 7
There is an in depth explanation of how to grow sweet peas by Professor David Young. Having spoken to him has stimulated me to 'Have a Go'.