Love Note to Louisiana

  Dear Louisiana: I love you, I’ll miss you.  À la prochaine. In spite of the fact that I’ve moved about 13 times in the past 13 years, I recognize that the part where you actually have to say goodbye never really gets all that much easier. It is such a bittersweet experience and I […]

Butterfly Kisses from the Third Eye

Often times, in my experience, people who are receiving Reiki for the first time often have a more mild response and experience with it.  They certainly may see and feel things throughout the process, but often times they don’t feel much aside from being very relaxed.  When this happens, my own experience is often relatively mild […]

Fire and Ice

  I have a client who I recently did a yoga class with and, after I finished my instruction, I had her lay in Savasana so that I could walk her through a body-scan meditation.  Once the meditation was complete I asked her to continue laying comfortably and I began the Reiki session from there. […]

My Own Reiki Story – Part I

My Reiki Story Part I Allow me to start by saying that I have been a bit of a “weirdo” for all of my life, having extremely strange experiences from a very early age, some of which I shared with my family and many others which I kept hidden for a long time.   I […]

Cherry Chapstick

One of my clients is a young professional who I have developed a strong spiritual and personal connection with over time.  Before one of our first Reiki sessions she had expressed some concern to me about a pain which seems to originate in her right hip and also flares up in her right elbow and […]

White and Colored Lights

Part of what I want to do here with these stories is to give people a clearer idea about what happens when we do Reiki; what kinds of experiences people have and how much those experiences vary, not only from person to person but also from one session to the next.  It’s important that we […]