Feminism is neither unnecessary or “over”; it is simply evolving… In Japan, it isn’t just about getting more women to return to the workforce, it is about letting them shine in a way that feels powerful, confident, and…authentic.
Southern Californians are so self-absorbed!” Hmm…I hadn’t noticed, I worried. At the Chopra Center, Southern California felt like paradise. And, isn’t it justifiable to be self-absorbed in an introspective, meditative sense? I don’t think that’s what my friend meant, but I continued to ponder this. Fast forward a week. Now in Tokyo…in the pouring rain…without […]
Guru: a teacher who helps us overcome our individual fears.
Creativity & fear. Elizabeth Gilbert described them as conjoined twins…always linked to situations where the outcome is unknown. To live a creative life, we have to contend with fear…fear of no talent…fear of the mundane or useless…fear of no market, not the right resources, not the right contacts or support system…fear someone else already did […]
I come from a long line of perfectionists. My mother, her mother, my grandmother’s mother…well, you get the point. And, if you’re female, you probably share the point. Before we start a Facebook page celebrating our awesomeness or inserting this line into our resumés, let’s get clear on what being a perfectionist is really all […]
Friday morning at the Chopra Center, which means our morning yoga practice is dedicated to the Law of Detachment. Key word, law. Admittedly, it’s difficult to detach…because our fear prods us to cling…to cling to our phones, to people…and most of all, to the expected outcome of our action. But, things flow better when we […]