Inspiration

Posted by Guest Scribe on July 4, 2013 in Inspiration
~ By Sage Plakosh It all starts with a dream - and the courage to chase it.And every good road starts and ends at the same place. The Oxford dictionary defines Wanderlust as: A strong, innate desire to travel. “a man consumed by Wanderlust” That’s me all right- for as long as I can remember, I’ve been consumed by that never-ending desire to go, to travel, to be in the moment.I...
Posted by Guest Scribe on June 27, 2013 in Inspiration
~ by Sara Gottfried, M.D.  When I was in my thirties, I was working hard. I won’t tell you that I was working too hard, but I was working without sufficient balance. My day job was as a doctor at a Health Maintenance Organization, which I regard as my years in McMedicine. It meant seeing dozens of patients every day, never stopping for a lunch break and squeezing extra-extra hours...
Posted by admin on June 26, 2013 in Inspiration
Four days of sun. Four days of the sun/shining. Shining on our bodies. In our bodies.  Cycling through and vibrating back out. Coming out as a sweet nectar.  Feeling the heat. Heating up. We are heating up. Together we are heating up. Soaring back in. Back into our bodies, and back into our hearts. The sun is shining. I can see the nectar coming out of your heart.  I can see your...
Posted by admin on June 25, 2013 in Inspiration, Adventure
Yogi, surfer and adventurer with an unsatiable appetite for exploration, Jaimal Yogis embodies the Wanderlust spirit.  He became obsessed with the ocean as a child and when his family moved from the Azorean islands to landlocked Sacramento, he ran away to Hawaii to follow his lifelong dream of surfing around the globe. His first decade of adventures -- from Buddhist...
Posted by admin on June 10, 2013 in Inspiration
Cover Photo by Wari Om MC Yogi tops of the list of people who embody the spirit of Wanderlust, and if you've ever been to a festival, you could attest to this: this mindful maestro mans the main stage just as easily as he offers insightful lectures at our Speakeasy, and he drops in on yoga classes as often as he teaches them.  MC Yogi mixes yoga with hip-hop, pop-culture and Bollywood....
Posted by Guest Scribe on June 8, 2013 in Inspiration
Cover Photo: The author & designer, Jill Platner, at her workbench   Jill Platner as a kid in Maine I had an idyllic childhood in many ways, or at least in ways that provided me with the luxury of countless hours spent outside. Though I didn't know it then, this time turned out to be very pivotal for me, for it ended up informing and inspiring almost every aspect of my life. I grew up...