Christmas Present To Myself

Christmas Present To Myself

Last week, I ordered a Christmas present for myself. It is a Manduka PRO yoga mat in a special edition Black Magic color, a deep shade of purple on the way to me now even as I write this, from Amazon.com. The day I ordered my mat, I had completed the nine-month-long...
A Shawl Of Great Grief

A Shawl Of Great Grief

Almost two years ago now, there was a giant snowstorm in Atlanta. No one could get anywhere, so I sat inside my home and made an endless fire.   That weekend, I had an awful sense that a significant part of my life was ending. And yet what I saw from my windows...
I’ve Been Busy, Then There Was Light

I’ve Been Busy, Then There Was Light

I’ve been busy recently and haven’t had much time to blog. Last week, a new client brought in her 11-year-old boxer rescue dog. He had skin problems, arthritis in his hips and a long history of being afraid of men. I could see in my mind’s eye what had happened to...
It’s All About The Cookies

It’s All About The Cookies

“Playing it safe will always end in disaster.” Banksy, Street Artist Recently I had a new client. As I always do, she came and sat in my office and I began with my initial interview. Name, address, phone number. I asked a number of standard questions and then we...
Our Out Of Body, Ungrounded Society

Our Out Of Body, Ungrounded Society

Few people understand the extent to which they are disconnected from their body. In our society, the body is not treated with the respect and kindness that it truly deserves. To be sure, everybody wants to LOOK good. That is what the fashion magazines and multibillion...