Category Archives: Balance

The Two of Pentacles as the Juggler

“The trick to juggling is determining which balls are made of rubber and which ones are made of glass.” – Anonymous Once there was a man who made his living as a juggler in his tiny village. The local children … Continue reading

Posted in Balance | Leave a comment

Scales

A system is in equilibrium when the forces constituting it are arranged in such a way as to compensate each other, like the two weights pulling at the arms of a pair of scales. – Rudolph Arnheim As coaches, we … Continue reading

Posted in Balance | Leave a comment

Nodding Trillium

Freedom is strangely ephemeral.  It is something like breathing; one only becomes acutely aware of its importance when one is choking.  – William E. Simon Late September, deep in the natural woodlands of the Norway Valley, Mother Nodding Trillium watched … Continue reading

Posted in Balance | Leave a comment

The Art of Surfing

“The joy of surfing is so many things combined, from the physical exertion of it, to the challenge of it, to the mental side of the sport.” – Kelly Slater, Professional Surfer [Picture: Champs Scott, Tyler & Zoey Chandler, 2007 … Continue reading

Posted in Balance | Leave a comment