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The Gifted Leader vs. the Bully or the Wimp

Posted by on February 28, 2017 in Archetypes - Personality Psychology in the palms, Gift Markers | 1 comment

The Gifted Leader vs. the Bully or the Wimp

Mythology is rich in archetypal characters and allows us mortals to pinpoint some of the qualities needed to be truly human and relatable. This time we’re exploring the Gifted Leader. Jupiter (Zeus in Greek mythology) is our guide. As with all the other Gift Markers in the hand, if you have the Gift of the Leader, you must grow into it, find your Mojo* and step up everyday. *Mojo is the moment when we do something that’s purposeful, powerful, and positive and the rest of your world recognizes it. And if you don’t? You get to live...

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I Have a Choice. And My Hands are Guiding Me!

Posted by on February 5, 2017 in Archetypes - Personality Psychology in the palms, Secrets of Effective Communication, Stories of Transformation | 2 comments

I Have a Choice. And My Hands are Guiding Me!

Every year, I choose a word or a phrase to guide me for the 12 months ahead. This year, it’s I Have a Choice!”. In June of 2017, I moved to a beautiful, peaceful place. I’m living alone again for the 1st time in almost 10 years. I tend to be a bit of a hermit anyway so I am celebrating my solitude. Friends and family ask me all the time – “aren’t you lonely”; don’t you get bored”? NOPE! However, I know what happens when “it’s just me now”, I get to look in the mirror at...

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Are you a Moon Walker? Gift Markers brought to you by Luna.

Posted by on December 4, 2016 in Archetypes - Personality Psychology in the palms, Gift Markers | 0 comments

Are you a Moon Walker? Gift Markers brought to you by Luna.

My Story-the “Moon Walker” Many moons ago, I set out on a quest. After 30 years in the same profession, I was ready for something new. Something that gave me more meaning and zest. Something that I could call my own. Thanks to a trusted friend, I found what I was looking for. And it was right here in front of me. The answers were there all along, you guessed it, in my hands. What does this have to do with the “Moon Walker”? Alana Unger, who is Richard Unger’s wife, initially read my hands. Side Note: Richard Unger is the founder...

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Gifts! The Gifted Messenger

Posted by on November 8, 2016 in Archetypes - Personality Psychology in the palms, For Students and Hand Analysts, Gift Markers | 0 comments

Gifts! The Gifted Messenger

Ready to bring your special gift of communication or are you happy on the treadmill of life? To Watch a Video on the Gifted Messenger GO HERE Listen to this audio – stories about Gifted Messengers who use their gift and those who don’t! LOCATION:   We’ve covered some lovely Gift Territory already. The 3 Headline Gifts, a.k.a. thinking prowess (the 3 headlines do not show up in this map) and the Gifted Healer, a.k.a. the Inspirational Communicator. The Gifted Messenger has her own communication specialty. Where does the Gifted...

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Heal Yourself Using the Wisdom of Your Hands

Posted by on October 25, 2016 in For Students and Hand Analysts, Latest Research | 0 comments

Heal Yourself Using the Wisdom of Your Hands

I’ve invited my colleague and co-author of our Hand Wisdom Book, Julie Sonack, MS OT/L to share her wisdom about to heal yourself through our hands. Look for resources to dig deeper at the end of the article. HERE”S JULIE ………Have you ever felt hand pain or had a hand injury? How about Carpal Tunnel, tendonitis, a sprain, a burn, a crushed bone, or some undiagnosed pain in a particular area of your hand? You may know HOW you got them, but do you know WHY? Your hands might just be sending you an important message!...

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Gifts • The Simian Crease

Posted by on October 8, 2016 in Archetypes - Personality Psychology in the palms, Famous Hands, For Students and Hand Analysts, Gift Markers | 33 comments

Gifts • The Simian Crease

What do Hillary Clinton, Robert de Niro, Lauryn Hill, Tony Blair and Michael Moore have in common? They all have a gift marker called the Simian Crease. Last month we started our Gift Markings series. Why do we have gift markings? How many are there? How do we use them? In this first post, I gave you the links to the Gifted Healer and 2 of the 3 Head Line Gifts – The Octopus Brain and the Persephone Brain. GO HERE http://handtales.com/gifts-gifts-gifts-gift-marking-doth-hands-hold/ if you missed it. This month I’ll be rounding out the Head...

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Gifts! Gifts! Gifts! Which Gift Markers Doth Your Hands Hold?

Posted by on September 20, 2016 in Archetypes - Personality Psychology in the palms, For Students and Hand Analysts, Gift Markers | 0 comments

Gifts! Gifts! Gifts! Which Gift Markers Doth Your Hands Hold?

Gift Markers in the hands! Hope you have some?  Let’s see if you can identify the ones you have. You may not have any, by the way. And that can be a good thing. You’ll see why. We’re starting a new series to help you identify the gift markers in your hands. What they mean. The upside and downside of each one. We’ll be doing some blog posts with examples and some video posts. After all ya gotta see where the gifts are and what they look like. How exciting to be told you have a special gift…or maybe more than 1 or 2 or 3. Cool! Not...

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Your Delicious Dilemmas Cooked to Perfection

Posted by on August 4, 2016 in Archetypes - Personality Psychology in the palms, Archetypes - Soul Psychology in the Fingerprints, For Students and Hand Analysts | 0 comments

Your Delicious Dilemmas Cooked to Perfection

Let’s go on a tasting tour of your hands. It might be tastier (and cheaper) than a tour to Tuscany, Italy or to Oaxaca, Mexico both known for fine food with the best of ingredients. We’re going to take a look at your delicious dilemmas. You’ve heard of pairing ingredients in a recipe or pairing food and wine. Going a step further, adventurous chefs pair unlikely flavors to create a new taste sensation – like the pairing of chocolate and chili or watermelon and feta cheese. What if the pairing I’m talking about is about the pairing...

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Hell Yes and I Don’t Wanna – the Layers of You!

Posted by on May 7, 2016 in Find Success and Happiness, For Entrepreneurs, For Students and Hand Analysts | 0 comments

Hell Yes and I Don’t Wanna – the Layers of You!

Hell Yes! Love It! Have to Be Inspired! Don’t Wanna!! I’ve been having a lot of fun today – probably because I’m avoiding getting ready to move to a new place SOON! The beauty of productive procrastination! Thought you might like to try this out for yourself. This fun exercise put things in perspective for me and will be my visual reminder of the “LAYERS OF JANET”.  It’s the Hell Yes to I Don’t Wanna spectrum. I got thinking about the things I jump at any time – The HELL YESES! vs the...

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The Healer’s Journey from Wounded Healer to Inspirational Communicator

Posted by on April 25, 2016 in Archetypes - Personality Psychology in the palms, Find Success and Happiness, For Students and Hand Analysts, Gift Markers, Secrets of Effective Communication | 22 comments

The Healer’s Journey from Wounded Healer to Inspirational Communicator

You can be gifted at healing. That healership can take many forms. If you have the GIFT OF THE HEALER, however, you are required to grow into it and show up as a healer or inspirational communicator. Ignore this call to duty?  You get penalized. Argh! That’s the truth behind all of the gift marking that show up in a person’s hand. You have a gift, you have a responsibility. Simple as that. Do you have the markings of the gifted healer also known as Medical Stigmata? If you do, spend a little time with me as we explore the journey...

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