Words are only black characters on white pages, but there are ways I can feel a poem speak truth deep within my body. For me, that is what poetry is. Words that speak to feeling and
“Strange questions, yet I have spent worthwhile time with them. And I suggest them to you also, that your spirit grow in curiosity, that your life be richer that it is, that you bow to the earth as you feel how it actually is, that we — so clever, and ambitious, and selfish, and unrestrained — are only one design of the moving, the vivacious many.”
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There are those moments, that you will pass a lifetime and still be able to inhabit. The ones that stick.… Read more Already Am, Always Was, and Still Have Time to Be: Ohm So Ham Ham Sa!
Very quickly, when we are little, we are taught the difference between good and bad. What we should be, and… Read more You do not have to be good
Compassion has been calling to me lately. I’ve grappled for years with what to call my own style of yoga… Read more Warriors of Compassion
Every so often it is important to reaffirm our most deep-seated, heartfelt reason for being on the planet. What I… Read more The importance of vows