Four Favorite Poetry Books

Four Favorite Poetry Books

…and one poem. Yesterday was a day of poetry. I’ve been sharing a poem at the beginning and/or end of class on Sunday mornings again recently. Poetry used to be as important to me in class development as the asana, but as happens with the cyclical nature...
long way home

long way home

The most perfect description of the on-going-ness of spiritual practice and the practice of yoga — or any relationship, for that matter — comes from Mark Nepo, poet and teacher. Mark’s most popular book, The Book of Awakening, was recommended by a...
winter solstice rituals

winter solstice rituals

You must learn one thing. The world was made to be free in. Give up all the other worlds except the one to which you belong. -David Whyte Winter Solstice — the shortest day of the year — is Thursday. “Solstice” comes from two Latin words: sol meaning...