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Value, Self-worth and the Business of Yoga.

April 17, 2013


Worth and Work I read this article recently about the inherent value of livelihood, charging for work and the storm the surrounds what, exactly, dictates one’s worth in their chosen field. The article Tl; dr is as follows:  Don’t put a price tag on your value as a human.  I agree and I don’t. I […]

Boobs. All Kinds.

April 3, 2012


So. I found a lump the other night in my left breast. My tiny perky lil’ left breast. Before anyone freaks out – it’s benign tissue so I’m not “going to die out of cancer” – besides I did enough freaking out for all of us. Did you know that the internet is a den […]

Mats idolatry and soul making…but mostly mats.

February 24, 2012


I bow to thank my mat before and after every practice. It is a part of my balancing – my mother – in her born again wisdom would call this some form of idol worship…I simply call it a part of my movement to wholeness. This act allows for me to harmonize with my body […]

Dog of Devotion

October 17, 2011


I am in Downward Facing Dog again and I want to sob. Adho Mukha Savasana.  I have been in dog more during this certification class that all of my practice over the past 13 years put together and it has been … a wonderfully hideous thing to do. Turns out in my past 13 years of practice […]

Trail Running Renegade.

September 23, 2011


I am picking the edge of a scab on my right knee. This scab is half way through turning into a gigantic pink wheal, large enough for me to worry about how unsightly it will be once it finishes healing. Especially if I keep picking at it. Which I will because I am one of those people […]