to leave out those creatures from which we naturally recoil, those hiding, skittering, stinging, biting crispy little creatures would be to ignore an entire ecosystem of dark wisdom. Here is the scorpion’s message
The tiger heron blends immaculately into its river-bank surroundings, stands stock-still upon one leg, attuned to the nearby fish. This is the tiger heron’s message…
Costa Rican myth says that the great ceibo, mother of all trees, carries the soul out of this world and into the next.
This is the ceibo’s message:
Have you ever seen anything in your life more wonderful that the way the sun every evening, relaxed and easy, floats toward the horizon…
For many of the 2015 yoga teacher training programs, this was the message on the message board at the Pavones Yoga Center studio entrance… I love it.
continuing our series of favorite poems for yoga classes
Although I came across “The Invitation” prior to discovering this gem by David Whyte, I believe David Whyte’s precedes Oriah Mountain Dreamer’s. Jane and I have had long and delicious conversations about the way authors and poets draw inspiration from….
A favorite beloved poem at PYC