Episode Five: The Heart of the Matter

The matter of the Heart and the Heart of the matter – episode five is live! 

The Heart is one of the few organs in the Western world that has as many metaphoric meanings as biological ones, how does it compare to the meaning of the Heart meridian in East Asian medicine?  Raymond & Billy talk about how the Heart fits into the cycle of the body and ways to take care of it on the emotional, spiritual, mental, and physical levels.

 

Music by Purple Fluorite (Bandcamp // Soundcloud // or all the streaming platforms)

Subscribe to the podcast so you’ll never miss an episode!

Listen with:

Anchor.fm ~ iTunes ~ Stitcher ~ Breaker ~ Spotify ~ Google Podcasts ~ Pocket Casts ~ Overcast

Or read the transcript below:

Continue reading “Episode Five: The Heart of the Matter”

Episode Four: What’s Your Spleen Spiel?

Episode Four: What’s Your Spleen Spiel?

“Soups and Stews”, “Transporting and Transforming”, this episode is all about the Spleen: the Yin companion to the Stomach meridian. We talk about the concept of Dampness in Chinese Medicine, cooked vs raw food, boosting your Spleen qi, and why eating ice cream makes you a rebel. Learn how to nourish your body’s original sweetness.

Music by Purple Fluorite (Bandcamp // Soundcloud // or all the streaming platforms)

Subscribe to the podcast so you’ll never miss an episode!

Listen with:

Anchor.fm ~ iTunes ~ Stitcher ~ Breaker ~ Spotify ~ Google Podcasts ~ Pocket Casts ~ Overcast

Or read the transcript below:

Continue reading “Episode Four: What’s Your Spleen Spiel?”

Episode Three: Don’t Fear Your Appetites

Episode 3 has arrived, ready for you to digest!  The Stomach channel is the next stop on our journey through the body, in this episode we talk about digestion from the start of the cycle, as well as how our emotions and desires play into physical and metaphoric appetites and digestion.

Music by Purple Fluorite (Bandcamp // Soundcloud)

Subscribe to the podcast so you’ll never miss an episode.

Listen with:

Anchor.fm ~ iTunes ~ Stitcher ~ Breaker ~ Spotify ~ Google Podcasts ~ Pocket Casts ~ Overcast

Or read the transcript below:

Continue reading “Episode Three: Don’t Fear Your Appetites”

Episode Two: Letting Your Sh*t Go

Let’s talk about our bowel movements! And other issues related to the Large Intestine meridian, like letting go and processing grief. The words ‘poop’ ‘stool’ and ‘sh*t’ get used a lot in this episode, and while we have a sense of humor about it, we avoid being gratuitous or excessively gross. Everybody poops.

Episode Two is finally here! We got delayed when Raymond’s computer didn’t upload to the cloud and episodes 2 & 3 got lost in the ether before they could be edited. Luckily we don’t mind talking about these topics again and again (hence us making it our careers and making this podcast), so onward and upward.

If you’re subscribed to the podcast already, the new episode should be up on your feeds. Transcript coming soon.

Music by Purple Fluorite (Bandcamp // Soundcloud)

Listen with:

Anchor.fm ~ iTunes ~ Stitcher ~ Breaker ~ Spotify ~ Google Podcasts ~ Pocket Casts ~ Overcast

Or read the transcript below:

Continue reading “Episode Two: Letting Your Sh*t Go”

Episode One: So You Want to Go On a Healer’s Journey

It’s our first show!

Raymond & Billy talk about how they became healers, what histories & theories inspire their work, and give a brief tour on how the meridians of the body operate. Then we start off the healer’s journey with the Lung and information on breathing, metabolizing grief, herb friends, meridian location (kiss your bicep!) & much more.

Music by Purple Fluorite (Bandcamp // Soundcloud)

Listen with:

Anchor.fm ~ iTunes ~ Stitcher ~ Breaker ~ Spotify ~ Google Podcasts ~ Pocket Casts ~ Overcast

Or read the transcript below! Continue reading “Episode One: So You Want to Go On a Healer’s Journey”