Sometimes here
Sometimes there
along the way

Sometimes here
Sometimes there
along the way

Along the way flowers need water
and a place to bloom

Along the way we need water
and a place to bloom

What nourishes you this week ?

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In childhood
I had the privilege to share blue berry times
in a patch
in a kitchen
from a freezer
in a bowl with cereal
in a salad, pie, or delight.
I have been berry nourished more times than I have counted.
Sometimes fresh berries.
Sometimes frozen berries.

In childhood I received lotion on...

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From the road way
the view of a rail way.
Train cars pulled along at a pace.
Each on their own way
each in their own time.
They remind me
how quickly
an hour
a day
a week
a month
a year
a decade
a life
goes by
like the trains that go by
or the cars in which we go.

I have found it easy no...

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Something about the contours of wood
before and after focused attention with a tool

Something about the contours of body
before and after a massage therapy session

I am amazed by tree body
I am awed by human body

Privileged to collaborate
in the contours and changes of each


Once upon a day
There was a room called "Fire"
This day I sit by this fire.
With thanks for the Fire room in massage school
The fires between times, and thanks for this moment.


Somewhere in Indiana
A tree home helps hold sand
where wind currents blow
over water currents below.

Mt Baldy is known to shift 4 feet each year.

shared home of our roots
provides grounding
amidst the wind and tides of these times.

How much are we able to shift in one year?

I loo...

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All my life
I've seen dandelions
and concrete.

I like the cheerful yellow
showing up in fields of grass,
and other
hard life places.

As they age, they are breathed
into the wind stream, and carry on further.

To breathe with the wind
and to watch the seeds fly
is a practice I am glad to sha...

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Season of life
Weather of a day
Moments of connection
in a time stream
with friends
with family

in massage therapy
growing awareness
adapting, learning, growing

familiar routine
surprising response
delight and disappointment
layered in a day
as clear as a view
of Ap...

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Each are full of life layers
Photographed on a stain layered wood floor
I got to participate with beyond removing carpet.
Each stage of the floor process I remember.

Transformation is sometimes spoken of as a kind of magical process.
Collaborative home improvement, and self care processes indic...

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11 months ago
John is a kind, compassionate human being who shares healing touch with his clients. His body work is relaxing and he is happy to adjust his pressure, stay on a painful area longer, or change up his technique depending on what the client requests. He brings words of wisdom to his work, and is a great listener.
11 months ago
John has top-of-the-line massage skills, reaching the most needy parts of one's body. BUT, more than that, John's soft voice, kind manner, and big heart make him a great vector for poetry sharing. Love to share poetry with John.
- Jep H
11 months ago
John is a skilled Masseur who is attentive to his customer's preferences and needs throughout each session. Definitely worth your investment. And as a bonus, you might hear some David Whyte poetry!
- David J

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