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Amanda Cizek's Blog (6)

The Somatic Reality of Love

"Love is a bodied truth, a somatic reality" 
- Stanley Keleman

There is much to be said and argued on the subject of love.  Zillions of books, songs and movies provide…


Added by Amanda Cizek on June 11, 2012 at 7:57am — No Comments

A Gripe

This picture here shows what I was hoping to receive today, not what I got.…

Added by Amanda Cizek on November 28, 2010 at 4:40pm — 4 Comments

Scar Tissue: The gift that keeps on giving!

The drama with my mom continues...

The scar tissue that twisted the colon that caused the hernias and blocked the colon eventually became a nasty case of…

Added by Amanda Cizek on September 11, 2010 at 7:00pm — No Comments

Calm after chaos

I am a bad blogger. I let my last semester at…


Added by Amanda Cizek on August 17, 2010 at 5:12am — No Comments

Why try MELT?

We bodyworkers have a tendency to beat up our bodies in order to help a client. Perhaps it is a case of poor body mechanics, too many clients in a row or just trying too hard to get results.…


Added by Amanda Cizek on August 1, 2010 at 12:55pm — No Comments

Why I MELT: my story of how I got out of pain

It stinks to be in pain. I should know. I have had all sorts of chronic back pain, foot pain, hip, wrist and finger pain. There are only so many Advil one can take in a day and even that does not always seem to work. For some, living with the pain just becomes part of life, and with that, the body adjusts itself to accommodate the compensation... this of course, just exacerbates the pain, and makes a new thing hurt somewhere else. In my…


Added by Amanda Cizek on May 20, 2010 at 11:44am — No Comments

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