Tag Archives: resistance

On Pause Until August

Community-based yoga means sometimes our venue isn’t available. Sooooo…this is the last week of classes until August.  While part of me feels guilty and gutted about leaving my post during these harrowing times, another part of me is more sure than … Continue reading

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CSY: Community-Supported Yoga?

New Class | Fund Appeal Summer is a time of exploration, of playing with what’s possible in the peak pulsation. As we build towards Summer Solstice, each day we are being gifted more light and energy with which to pursue … Continue reading

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“Cancelling” and “Collecting” in Trauma Healing

I was moved as always by adrienne maree brown’s post last week about “canceling people,” and likewise by the the number of people reposting it. (Granted, I tend to follow pretty progressive people and folks who I look to for … Continue reading

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What is trauma-informed practice?

[Caption: an image with a quilted border and a piece of paper with the quote, “My core belief: in order to be ‘trauma-informed,’ yoga must include analysis and reflection around structural oppression.”] Some of us might think this is obvious, … Continue reading

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Without (all) women, where will we be?

No class tonight – I am observing International Women’s Day. Please see the first and last part of this post for ways to participate as well. See you on the mat this Saturday or next Wednesday. International Women’s Day Women … Continue reading

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Courage – Speaking Your Truth with your Whole Heart

Exploring Courage in all my classes this week. I’m reading a lot about fearlessness right now – seems everyone is doing the best we can to keep us all bolstered and buoyed and just generally breathing through it all.  I … Continue reading

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Life is Progress / Yoga of Resilience

When we choose constant contact with the Greater Energy, we forget ourselves less.  We forgive more.  We honor our nature as spiritual, energetic, relational, and biological beings. We are more patient and compassionate with ourselves and with all beings, for … Continue reading

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