• Books and Magazines

    Tea Medicine by Aaron Fisher

    Many of us in tea community know Aaron Fisher as Wu De, founder of Global Tea Hut. I previously wrote about his book Tea Wisdom last year. This book is a bit different in that it relates more to the spiritual side of tea. Being a Global Tea Hut subscriber (and fangirl), I had a fairly good idea of what to expect. For that reason the Amazon reviewer who left a two star one liner of “very new agey” made me a bit sad. Did they even read the description of the book or its author? The concept of this book was a bit different in that it puts the reader in the…


  • Books and Magazines

    Tea Wisdom by Aaron Fisher

    Many of us in the tea community know Aaron Fisher as Wu De, organizer of Global Tea Hut. In this adorably small book he’s put together a collection of quotes about our favorite beverage. It was the perfect size to tuck into my purse each day without adding a ton of bulk. I recently had to trudge through two days of jury duty and this book helped me to keep my sanity. Some of them are from historical figures that we all know such as Lu Yu and Sen no Rikyū. Others are from movies, books and celebrities. Peppered throughout the chapters are beautiful pictures of tea scenes and Wu De’s calligraphy. There…