YOGA, PARTY OF ONE

I’ve done lots of things alone in life.  Most haven’t bothered me, like I have seldom thought, having someone with me would make this so much better.  I’ve been single for years.  I’ve lived alone and enjoyed it.  I’ve gone to my fair share of movies alone.  I’ve sat at plenty of meetings alone, apartContinue reading “YOGA, PARTY OF ONE”

FOR THE LOVE OF A CITY

***Please note:  I’m not trying to hate on any of the cities below.  I know that any negativity I write about came from a place in time where I was personally.  Anyone else living there could have a completely different perspective on it, as I even did for a big chunk of time.  And asContinue reading “FOR THE LOVE OF A CITY”

JUST SHOW UP (AND THE UNIVERSE)

I feel like so much has happened in the past two weeks, it’s difficult to pick what to write about!  I’ll start with a journal entry I wrote after meditating in training: I am grateful.  I am grateful for life.  I am grateful for new friends.  I am grateful for yoga.  I am grateful forContinue reading “JUST SHOW UP (AND THE UNIVERSE)”

WHEN THE RUBBER MEETS THE OUCH

I went to my first hard yoga class in the new year.  Like it was, hard.  It’s been so long since I’ve gone to a really challenging yoga class, it was like getting doused with cold water.  But it was good.  My mind achieved quiet because it was too busy focusing on not collapsing intoContinue reading “WHEN THE RUBBER MEETS THE OUCH”

WALKING AGAINST THE WIND AND DROPPING THINGS

I love that saying, “Walking against the wind,” because it so righteously depicts that feeling that the whole world is out to get me.  I know you’ve felt it too.  I drop my keys, I hit my head against the car door when I reach to pick them up, I spill coffee on my WHITEContinue reading “WALKING AGAINST THE WIND AND DROPPING THINGS”