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The Fool* You know that moment where you say to yourself, “I have to do this. I have to do this and I have to do this right now.” There may or may not be logic to it. It may be a purely gut, emotional response. But the truth of it pings every single one […]

A WOMAN SHOULD HAVE …. Enough money within her control to move out… And rent a place of her own even if she never wants to or needs to… Something perfect to wear if the employer or date of her dreams wants to See Her in an hour… A WOMAN SHOULD HAVE … A youth […]

My mom just had a meltdown. (Sorry, ma, I’m airing the laundry…) It doesn’t happen often. As a matter of fact, it is so rare that when you see it, it takes a minute to realize the reality of it. Mom just doesn’t flip out. Like ever. What I learned by watching this one was […]

I took that left turn at Albuquerque. I didn’t know I was doing it until I tunneled up and realized that I had taken myself someplace that I hadn’t intended to go. Which is how, I suppose, all great adventures begin. You see, I had pretty much dedicated my life to the practice and teaching […]

I was blessed with a hearty constitution. I rarely get sick. I sleep very well. And I eat pretty much whatever I want. I understand that–to a certain extent– this makes me lucky. I don’t have to fight my body very often, and it mostly behaves as I demand. But even though I have this […]

Sat nam, everyone! Before I post the newest blog, I am going to shamelessly (shamelessly!!) post the link to my GofundMe and Kickstarter campaigns. I am in the process of putting my yoga books and my novels up on the Amazon platform….and I need a graphic designer to do the finish work. I have learned […]

I gave up cable years ago. And believe me, even though it was an easy decision, it was a hard thing to do. I will admit that I really like TV….but only because I like stories. I like well crafted narratives and cleverly staged sets and beautifully developed characters. I’m a writer. Stories are how […]