"There is an extraoridinary metaphor for life in Aikido that is clearly communicated through the genius of Homma Sensei's teaching."
- Steve Still
"Approaches teaching in a way that helps the student gain skill sboth on the mat and in the everyday world."
- Teresa L. Roberts
"Describes for the beginner the Aikido approach to integrated body-mind fitness."
- John Abrahamson
About the Author
Gaku Homma, founder and chief instructor of Nippon Kan, is the author of Aikido Sketch Diary, The Folk Art of Japanese Country Cooking
, and Children and the Martial Arts: An Aikido Point of View
. He has practiced under Morihei Ueshiba, the founder of Aikido, as well as other high-ranking instructors.