Tag: spirituality

The Power of Prenatal Yoga

(as seen in elephant journal) Something uncoils inside of me as I rest my strong, round, tired body onto the mat. My muscles feel pulled, tight, lethargic, but as I stretch them and breathe, I feel the first inklings of renewal and prana, life force, reawakening. It isn’t simply that my body is opening like a blossom—it’s also that many older…

You are a Writer. So, write. Deeply

(as seen on Rebelle Society) Dear Writer, Yes, that’s what you are. I know that’s not how you may think of yourself — at least not yet, or not all of the time. Maybe only in the quietest recesses of your imagination, the palest corners of your most innocent self. You may think you are a business-owner, or a healer,…

Reclaiming Desire as Your Holy Compass

(published on Rebelle Society)   Consider this: that your brightest moments of living, the sharpest memories old and new, the days where you felt aligned with your purpose and meaning, are probably those in which you have truly felt the depths of your Desire. Last week was Valentine’s Day: a day of construction paper pink and white doilies and perfectly…

Dark Moon Desires: The Magic of Late Autumn

(published on Rebelle Society) A few weeks ago we celebrated the autumn equinox, the time of the year when the night and day are exactly equal in length. Now, with the moon barely new above us, a mere glimmer of light in the darkness, we find ourselves fully in a season of deepening, darkened nights. It’s a time for turning…