Paris Love Letter

Arms raise over head The heart quickens Heat fills inner and outer ventricles The breath softens Opening the heart The seat of the soul Into a vast space of peace It is a different kind of surrender The willing surrender of loving kindness Honor and respect The kind of surrender that generates power from within […]

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The Virgin and the Wind

My first-ever blogpost. First posted April 2009. The wind whipped upriver all week. Chairs lost their footing, a screen door twisted off it’s hinges, and the prayer hands of La Virgen broke off when she fell to the ground. I’m sensitive to the wind. In Ayurveda, those of us with a prana imbalance are labeled […]

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