People

People

Another post from my favorite guest-blogger – my daughter. Enjoy! Most people know a lot of other people. But when we see them, while we might catch them up on the basic details of our lives since last time, there isn’t much of a market for the honest,...
But I’ve been doing yoga for so long!

But I’ve been doing yoga for so long!

I’m at my yoga class – my weekly Saturday morning kickass class that is, at times, my religion. We’re winding down, and I’m feeling centered and complete. And then the instructor guides us to sit up with our legs stretched wide – to the far corners of our mat – and to...
I’m a human being, not a human doing

I’m a human being, not a human doing

I’ve noticed it recently, creeping up through my insides when I’m not paying full attention. The intense need to do, to accomplish, to achieve. I can feel myself take a step back and judge myself and my day. “What have you done so far?” I ask. “What can you cross off...
The one rule to live by – Rule Number 6

The one rule to live by – Rule Number 6

There is a great story from The Art of Possibility by Rosamund Stone Zander and Benjamin Zander. It offers a rule that I strive to live by. “Two prime ministers are sitting in a room discussing affairs of state. Suddenly a man bursts in, apoplectic with fury, shouting...