Thomas Blasejewicz

Biography

I am a native German, but I came to Japan 34 years ago in order to learn the Japanese way of archery, called Kyudo. I ended up as a practicing acupuncturist and freelance translator, never leaving the first station of my planned trip around the world.

Smashwords Interview

What are you working on next?
Translation of a book by a Japanese Zen priest ... a book that has significantly changed MY life, when I came to Japan as a young man.
Who are your favorite authors?
In my youth Hermann Hesse; and a number of authors of Chinese classics (philosophy).
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Where to find Thomas Blasejewicz online


Books

鍼灸界の異端者
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 1,530. Language: Japanese. Published: May 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Essay » Author profile
本来6ヶ月ほど弓道のため来日したが、今34年滞在し、30年鍼灸師として働いている。この本では「どうしてか」とよく聞かれる質問に答えているつもりです。 同時にほぼ30年間翻訳のしごともしている。その組み合わせに基づいて日本の良さ、取り分け鍼灸分野で、をもっと世界に披露すべきと思っています。
Sonderling in Ost und West
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 43,040. Language: German. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Essay » Author profile
Aus der ersten Hälfte einer geplanten 1-jährigen Weltreise wurde ein permanenter Aufenthalt in Japan. Über das Studium von japanischem Bogenschießen zum praktizierenden Akupunkteur - was wie ein langer, verschlungener Weg erscheint, macht im Nachhinein den Eindruck einer schicksalhaften Entwicklung ohne Umwege.
Acupuncture: The Easy Way - Or the Hard Way
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 24,510. Language: American English. Published: March 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Acupressure & acupuncture, Essay » Technology
Why I think the "Japanese style" of acupuncture and moxibustion is better suited for most western foreigners than the Chinese form. While this is NOT a textbook, I try to explain the characteristics of a number of representative Japanese techniques. My "personal views" may academically not entirely be accurate.

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acupuncture    akupunktur    biographie    biography    budo    china    concepts    deutscher    education    german    health    japan    kultur    layman    opinion    tradition