Inspiration

Posted by on July 24, 2013 in Inspiration
Moments after waking on Monday morning, Wanderlust California having wrapped not even twelve hours earlier, I found myself crying on the toilet. I’d come downstairs to pee and discovered this email from my mother: “Got a call from Scott that Susan is in the last stages according to hospice…what's called terminal restlessness or agitation…caused by her body shutting down and toxins building up...
Posted by admin on July 23, 2013 in Inspiration
Anyone who attended Wanderlust Vermont can attest to the fact that Gabrielle Bernstein’s Speakeasy at 'The Greatest Place' was one of the most talked about events of the weekend.  Her lecture, entitled “May Cause Miracles,” shared inspiring evidence for why we should expect transformation as we make subtle shifts, and how these can add up to create miraculous change. The nearly 500 people...
Posted by Guest Scribe on July 21, 2013 in Inspiration
Gerry Lopez, also known as “Mr. Pipeline," is a renowned surfer, actor, and yogi — and he is sitting just four feet in front of me. His long, salt and pepper hair is tied into a neat ponytail at the nape of his neck, and he has a broad smile that is absolutely infectious. His tanned skin and easygoing demeanor give him away as a surfer; the fact that he is sitting comfortably in lotus pose gives...
Posted by Guest Scribe on July 18, 2013 in Inspiration
Have you ever felt a wild urge inside your being to unleash the unique superhero that lives inside? Maybe this urge is so strong it feels like frustration… Maybe it is gentle and nudges you in your dreams… Maybe the stresses of everyday life are louder than the urge to break through… If you have NO idea what I am talking about, I can relate. Honestly, it was my beloved angel dog  “Bodacious...
Posted by Guest Scribe on July 14, 2013 in Inspiration
Cover Photo by Ali Kaukas Across time and culture, music and dance have long been revered for their power to heal body, mind and soul, strengthen the bonds of community and commune with spirit and nature.  Exploration of music allows us to discover deeper aspects of our inner selves. Creating music to facilitate ecstatic and intentional movement practices has been my personal passion,...
Posted by Guest Scribe on July 11, 2013 in Inspiration
I worship a Goddess who cannot be contained no walls shall hold Her vastness Temples erected in Her honor crumble to the ground She is Rising She is the earth stone that anchors all celestial beings She is the chorus of birds at dawn She is the curling breeze cutting through the wavering heat of midday She is the flowing river speaking in ancient tongue She is the inscription and the source of...