Blog entries by Xue Sheng

  1. The Five Element Palm Qigong Seminar - scheduled for September 29 and 30 in Albany NY has been cancelled
  2. …., with the possible exception of "Xue Sheng the clueless", post… AKA; we all knew this would happen…he's addicted, he can't stop.....so why doesn’t he just accept it, quit trying to stop, shut up and train Yeah, I started training Xingyiquan again. I think it was a combination of the JKD...
  3. Ego

    Ego - noun, plural e·gos. 1.the “I” or self of any person; a person as thinking, feeling, and willing, and distinguishing itself from the selves of others and from objects of its thought. 2.Psychoanalysis. the part of the psychic apparatus that experiences and reacts to the outside world and...
  4. I have to stop thinking I'm old “If you start thinking you’re old subconsciously, your conscious mind is going to take hold of that and your body is going to start acting old, feeling old. Then you’re old.” - Sam “Sonny” Bryant Jr (70 years old) This is Sam Bryant at 70 - started working out...
  5. Now there is a topic I have never posted about. I found these old photos completely by accident on this site William Dudley Pelley Thought others might like to see them too [IMG] Front row l-r: Ryohei Uchida, Kamasaburo Lizuka, Sakuzo Uchida (younger brother) and Ikkan Miyakawa. Back row:...
  6. wait...it was 8 postures!!!!! I do Taijiquan every day and last week, Thursday, something just did not feel right. It felt like I was missing something, that the form was to short, but I kept on doing the form, every day, even though it just felt wrong. I chalked this feeling up to that fact...
  7. Something came to my attention this past week that I am not all to happy about.... I have on a few occasions pointed people in the direction of the training they are looking for both on MT and off MT. Most times it is someone looking for a school in their geographical location and a simple web...
  8. [IMG] 复活节快乐 Fùhuó jié kuàilè
  9. [MEDIA] Xingyiqaun 5 elements, done by Hai Yang Tried something today, which likely is far from original, and I am sure others have done it before, since Xingyiqyan has been around for over 200 years, but I was never shown it and I have never done it before today. As far as Xingyi is concerned...
  10. I was reading through various philosophical quote this morning and these help with something I did not realize was even an issue until I read them. Just wanted to share them in case they may help others We need to learn how to want what we have NOT to have what we want in order to get steady...
  11. [IMG] Been awhile since I posted anything about Xingyiquan in the old blog. Considered giving it up, and so far, I have managed to not train it beyond the standing postures. However, it is always in the back of my mind and it is still my favorite of all martial arts I have trained or seen over...
  12. That is the excuse I have been using of late....although I still believe in the wisdom of Dirty Harry [MEDIA] I no longer think I can use age as an excuse I came across Wang Deshun today, he is 80 and recently changed from actor (he was the Jade Emperor in "The Forbidden Kingdom" to Runway...
  13. [IMG] 新年快乐 Xīnnián kuàilè Year of the Dog - Zodiac [MEDIA] [MEDIA]
  14. Nowhere near as important, or well written as Charles Dickens’ book whose title I bastardized to title my post. And this is without a doubt, as advertised, the ramblings of a Neijia madman…..and the first post of 2018 Did something today I had never done in my over 25 year or training...
  15. [IMG] Hope smiles from the threshold of the year to come, whispering, 'It will be happier.' - Alfred Lord Tennyson Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new year find you a better man.- Benjamin Franklin Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for...