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  • I sing the body electric

    To LISTEN CLICK HERE One of the most awe inspiring scientific facts I have learned is that the matter of our human bodies comes from stars. Talk about connectivity and belonging to…
  • #notme

    *You can now download and listen to the blog instead if you prefer. Here is the link, and from now on, the links will be at the bottom of it, prior to…
  • The overview effect

    “I would love the opportunity to take everybody on 100 orbits around the world with me. You develop an increasing understanding and awareness like watching something grow and flower. And, inevitably, somewhere…
  • The stuff of myths…

    Climate isn’t the only thing that’s changing… Western civilization can be traced back to the ancient Greeks. Philosophy, art, debate… They spearheaded the way from autocracy to democracy- the belief that the…
  • Alone Together…

    After my latest blogpost about Michael Stone’s untimely passing- a student asked what we should do with our emotions or feelings when we practice. Are we supposed to leave them at the…
  • In memory of (Part Deux)…

    After my last blogpost about Michael Stone’s untimely passing- a student asked what we should do with our emotions when we practice. Are we supposed to leave them at the door or…

  • In Memory of…

    Life has a way of stacking itself heavily sometimes on one end. I’ve had a lot of big ‘Life’ -with a capital L- things to consider and sift through lately. There never…
  • Wonder women, represent!!

    Partly because it was so beautiful and such a relief to see myself represented- for once– in a way that was normal (not a freak show) and made sense. But really I…

  • Cults and Karma…

    Occult: clandestine, hidden, secret; knowledge of the paranormal. Hmmn. A cult, among other things, is defined as a “social group with socially deviant or novel beliefs or practices.” Wikipedia is kind enough…
  • take the gifts of this hour…

    The chewy, gooey taffy-like consistency of Time fascinates me. Before time pieces, how did we tell time? How did we even know it was a thing itself? It feels so different to…