Wanna Play?

Do you remember playing? Recess and running around: Red Light, Green Light and Mother May I, and Red Rover Red Rover? I don’t know what I’m playing in the picture above…it sort of looks like a yoga pose to me. But I assure you, when I was that age? I didn’t have to take a […]

in which the universe gives me a reading assignment

I was sitting on the couch with a friend Saturday night, when something caught my eye. My bookcase is tucked into a little nook in the corner of the living room, and I see it every day, but for some reason something seemed different. I had rearranged the bookshelves a year or so ago, and […]

Yoga Week Five: Loving Kindness

According to the Metta Sutta, a Buddhist discourse, the brahma-viharas represent the most beautiful and hopeful aspects of humanity: loving kindness, compassion, appreciative joy and equanimity. Mindfulness practices, like meditation and yoga, can help focus intention on each of these. In our fifth yoga class, we are introduced to the concept of loving kindness, or […]