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Ah yes, thank you Sifu for your sage advice...regarding my Aikido instructors implicit request that I shelve Thursday Kung Fu in favour of an extra hours Aikido as preparation for my upcoming 1st kyu grading.
I wonder who would win if I set up a match? Aikido ...obviously.
Wednesday was another good session. My breakfalls are improving already. I decided the best thing for negative comments (from myself!) is just to bite my tongue and so far it seems be working.
Dave has promised to teach me the psychic egg (the Barefoot Doctor, can't help but love him!) in order to help me find my centre. I think that is my primary weakness.
there are details that I need to learn on techniques but it's my balance and posture that are undermining progress