Comfortable with Chaos

Comfortable with Chaos

The circumstances of your childhood set the baseline for defining “normal.” I mean what ever you grew up with is what you perceive as normal. Yes, even if you grew up in a very chaotic household. This is why children of alcoholics and drug addicts and mentally ill parents often choose and stay with very challenging mates. […]

My Resting Bitch Face

My Resting Bitch Face

What do you think of manipulating people? That’s a trick question, eh? Some of yous are like, “yeah I hate those kind of people who try to manipulate me. . . “ the rest?  head straight to “Manipulating people is wrong!” Relax. It’s a sentence meant to read both ways. I’m manipulating for the purpose of demonstration. Manipulation is […]

In the middle of Life, there is an “if”

In the middle of Life, there is an “if”

An unfortunate development in modern yoga results from its very popularity. From its spread. Yoga instructors, studios and classes are everywhere, making superficial teaching easy to find, but advanced less overt. I suspect as the craze slows, the information will thicken up. Until then, gathering an education is rough work for the curious. Studios favor large, […]

I Feel Your Pain

I Feel Your Pain

A week’s gone by since my last post. I been away – both in time and space, back to the neighborhood where I grew up! I haven’t returned in 28+ years. Seriously. I’m curious and yet hesitant, and finally inquisitiveness overcame reluctance – off I went. The changes are overwhelming. The neighborhood I remember had a full […]