December 1, 2016

Alert, straight, hand over heart, gazing at the flag, I stood behind my desk every morning. This posture, with intention, was given by my teachers. At four years old it was my very first asana.

I recited our country’s mantra day after day for years. The Pledge of Allegi...

August 16, 2016

In the late 80’s, there was a one-hit-wonder band called Timbuk 3, who gave us the song The Future’s So Bright I Gotta Wear Shades.

“I’m heavenly blessed and worldly wise. I’m a peeping-tom with x-ray eyes. Things are going great, and they’re only getting better. I’m do...

August 16, 2016

A couple of weeks ago, I put on my Yoga Geek hat and wrote a guide to finding a good teacher.  This week my inner nerd turns towards the qualities of a good student.

If I could write one Sutra for students in today’s yoga environment it would read “Be Open and Discrimin...

November 8, 2015

 

 

When I was 12 my best buddy Caryl sent me a break up letter at summer camp. I was no longer invited to her bat mitzvah because I had “too big an ego.” Luckily we made up and we’re closer than ever.  At 23, a Ms. Magazine co-worker told me that if “egos were measured...

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