Healing

2014 Year In Review

Posted by on Dec 31, 2014 in Healing, News | 0 comments

“And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom…” Anais Nin What change are you called to make in your life? Early this year, suddenly and without warning, I experienced excruciating back pain that was indescribable. I was diagnosed with a nearly fatal infection in the bones of my spine and the muscles surrounding it. I spent 3 weeks in the hospital.  I was bed ridden and unable to work for months. During that time I received massive doses of intravenous antibiotics, pain killers and nerve blockers.  Narrowly escaping paralysis and...

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Love Transforms All

Posted by on Nov 28, 2012 in Healing | 0 comments

It has been more than one and a half years since I posted my last entry in this blog.  After that post, I found myself in resistance and deep silence. But sometimes the universe sends you a little nudge to tell you, “It’s time…”  My nudge from the universe came from a woman all the way on the other side of the world in Australia who read my post.  Angela is a singer also,  and she, too, was diagnosed with vocal cysts. To lose one’s voice can be a nuisance to anyone, but to a singer, it is deeply painful to lose the way we express ourselves creatively.  One of my singing coaches used to say,...

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My Miraculous Healing Journey – Part 1

Posted by on Feb 1, 2011 in Healing | 0 comments

My Miraculous Healing Journey – Part 1 “Surgery is the only solution for treating these vocal cysts,” he said. My ENT doctor gave me this disappointing news the first time I got diagnosed with vocal cysts in 2001. I was so freaked out about surgery on my vocal chords because I have been a singer my whole life. The prospect terrified me so much that I waited for five years before I had the courage to have surgery after that first diagnosis. And now the cyst was back again two years later…I felt such despair and frustration and had to keep reminding myself that the blessing was that I...

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