Thunderhands is an award winning author, musician, ( Native American flute & percussion) and artist. But if words can define a person, the following should suffice. In his lifetime, he has done many things. These would include not only music, aviation, and the martial arts, but also a life long study of spiritual and tribal ritual. As a musician he has two Cd's featuring his flute playing, by channeling what he calls the Holy wind. In the martial arts, his advanced practice and study includes three major disciplines. In the field of aviation, he obtained his private, commercial, and instrument ratings as a pilot, with multi-engine, and flight instructor qualifications. He learned tracking as a boy, and has an established oneness with nature. His spiritual knowledge includes in depth study, and personal experience with many shamanistic and esoteric practices. He is also a practitioner of kriya yoga, kundalini yoga, tantrika, and Chinese inner alchemy. In addition, he received his training in acupressure but uses several modalities for healing. He is well versed on the biblical teachings of Yeshua or Jesus, but considers himself spiritual, not religious. And last but not least, he has done an exhaustive study and been an activist for North American native tribes and causes. His own roots are of Métis descent, and his spirituality is universal.