The word is uttered once, then four times, Dr. K. Inquires in gibberish to me about the "Shakha" and I speak to him with such force and power, it resonates through the room.
The game continues. Soon, "Shakha" begins to manifest throughout the group. Everyone explodes with laughter when Rhoda stands up, twitches her hips and says, "Shakha, boom, boom, boom"!
The room explodes into laughter and their is a sense of aliveness, power, and joy.
Throughout the day "Shakha" is spoken my Dr. K. and he looks at me. It becomes a catch phrase, an anthem of some sort.
Our name tags have not arrived and I retire to my hotel room, realizing that I don't need a name tag.
I have become "Shakha".
I feel as though "Shakha" has been birthed that day as a new living entity.
I am now and forevermore "Shakha".