7 things to accomplish daily to include in your stroke and Aphasia recovery exercises:
1: The Sense of Presence
4: The Appropriate Gesture
“The first of the essential accomplishments is the “Sense of Presence.”
Most men today know nothing of their body except its needs and illnesses and restrict their consciousness to the brain. The intellect, busy with daily care, demands the right to decide all actions, even physical, emotional. And spiritual matters, and never thinks of asking this whether this demand is fair or merely arbitrary. The head is in such a whirl of thoughts that it can attend to nothing else, and if it takes any notice of the rest of the body, that is the only reason of health, vanity, or sensuality. Man’s higher being is regarded as an in intruder, excluded from any vital contact, and requested to restrict its Presence to the rare occasions set aside for it –if there are any” Chapter 17; The Seven Accomplishments; The Opening of The Way; A Practical Guide To The Wisdom Of Ancient Egypt; Isha Schwaller De Lubicz, Author of HER-BAK
My name is Trazana A. Staples!
I had a Stroke!
I Am a Stroke Survivor!
I Am a Phoenix Rising!