Technology comes easily to me and I found myself
working in tech support for a while, until a desire for a more
fulfilling, holistic path involving healing became overwhelming.
The healing arts have always attracted me, thus my finishing
college. A good balance is important to me, between social life,
active lifestyle, and learning more about what the healing arts
Interests include a wide variety such as ballroom
(Tae Kwon Do, Kenpo Karate, White Tiger Kung Fu), spending
time with family, and savoring life.
been a passion and you can find me dancing at least once or twice a
week. Social dancing combines many things. It gives me an artistic
outlet, a moving meditation to help center me, wonderful physical
exercise, and a way to connect to others. Ecstatic Dance
and Irish dancing
draw me the most,
yet all types of dancing (including Waltz
, etc.) are a pleasure.
I love biking
around Berkeley, roller-blading
, and a
variety of sports.
Moving meditation through dancing, practicing
, and my martial
art practice is my way of centering myself.
I feel a huge amount of peace when hiking in the redwoods
. On a weekend, I can be
found along the coast near Sea Ranch enjoying the redwoods, out at
Big Sur exploring the waterfalls
, or up in the berkeley
hills at Tilden
feel much more connected to the beauty found in nature than I do in
Gaining new perspectives:
Berkeley drew me to live there
with its wonderful mix of different cultures. The college and
environment of the city tends to draw in all sorts of different
personalities, many with unique perspectives on life.
I really enjoy exploring Burning Man
and savor the many
diverse experiences to be found there. Amazing dancing, incredible
artistic expressions, multi-faceted people. I'll be going back next