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The War That No Yoga Teacher Can Run From — A Fightingly Happy New Year To All


…I think it is perfectly reasonable to portend the development of “liberation yogis.” Continue reading

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Cultivating Ambiversion


Today I was tooling around on LinkedIn.com for reasons related to my teaching job. Its LinkedIn Today news service featured this typically vacation–inspired reflection from FastCompany on the value of being quiet. Sometimes we forget that the most productive people in … Continue reading

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Celtic Soul Part II, “A Hardworking Lad”


Please see Part One, “A Musical Journey” for the beginning of these musings. I’m not particularly sure why I feel I have a Celtic soul. As someone of Eastern European descent in a hardscrabble, predominantly Irish and Italian neighborhood of … Continue reading

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Quote of the Week: Joanna Macy (via The Jizo Chronicles)


The work of Joanna Macy has flitted in and out of my consciousness many times over the years. I first encountered her in 1982, when she penned a series of guided meditations for Fellowship, the magazine of the ecumenical pacifist … Continue reading

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Film Review: We’re All in This Together — Mixed Media — Utne Reader


Now that’s what I’m talking about! Trolling the Utne Reader Tumblog from my own Tumblr dashboard I saw this interview with Tom Shadyac. Last week, through Facebook, I had received two passes to see a screening of “I AM: The … Continue reading

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Open to Grace: Launching the Considered Kula


You have arrived at the inaugural post of “The Considered Kula.” Breathe, and Open to Grace. From “About” this blog “Kula” is a Sanskrit word meaning “family” or “intentional community” that has taken on the meaning of “community” within Anusara Yoga™, … Continue reading

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