Removing the Weirdness of Yoga: How I Got Past 3 Obstacles

The first time I walked into a yoga school, I was filled with trepidation and reluctance.  I felt like a lumberjack walking into Victoria’s Secret.  When I entered, no one was in the reception area, so I got a few seconds to take it all in.  The smell of lavender, lots of beads, Namaste T-shirts, … Continue reading Removing the Weirdness of Yoga: How I Got Past 3 Obstacles

Thank You, Cheers, and the Problem with You’re Welcome

On a recent trip to England and the Netherlands, I must have said “thank you” a hundred times.  Not once, did I hear, “you’re welcome”. At one pub, when the bartender served me a beer, I said “thanks”.  When she responded with “no worries”, I thought I would test this a bit further.  I then … Continue reading Thank You, Cheers, and the Problem with You’re Welcome

How to Be a Yogi Without Being a Chump

“I try. I try to be a righteous man. I try to give love all over the world. But I’m tired of being used!” – Charles Bradley: Ain’t It a Sin Such passion that you know came from a hard-earned life.  The Screaming Eagle of Soul passed away just two years ago and way too early.  May he … Continue reading How to Be a Yogi Without Being a Chump