Tag Archives: Spring

On Being Intimate on the Internet


Tim Berners-Lee, the person credited with outlining the principles of the World Wide Web, is widely reported to have said he didn’t expect so many pictures of cats. But reportedly, he also said he didn’t expect people to be so … Continue reading

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Knowledge


I have a cold today. I know what you may be thinking: “Is that a topic really worthy of a blog post?” I think it is, for two reasons. The first is that it is really unusual for me to have a cold. The second is that I believe I know how to cope with it. Continue reading

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Contrast


On the way into the University I spied some daffodils by the side of the road. Continue reading

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YogiDetox Starts April 20th!


The Spring 2013 YogiDetox starts 2013! Continue reading

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Unwritten


I have written about my first yoga teacher in the post “A Splendid Awakening,” the post about my decision to learn how to teach yoga. She was a big fan of Natasha Bedingfield’s “Unwritten,” which was popular back when I … Continue reading

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Shakin’ the Blues Away – Ann Miller solo tap number in Easter Parade (1948)


Every spring brings the ritual watching of “Easter Parade” (1948), and this song is stuck in my head. Actually, in my yoga class on Monday, my teacher was talking about shaking out “the fuzz” (Gil Hedley) and actually had us … Continue reading

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Songs about springtime


Springtime is “full on” here in Northeastern Massachusetts, USA, with all that entails. Despite the apparent drought and regular occurrence of fire weather warnings, things are still quite green, the flowering trees are in bloom, and the morning air is … Continue reading

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Early


Even though I have a very busy day ahead, with only a handful of weeks left in the semester, with miles to go before I sleep, the proprieties must be observed, most of all the morning walk. It’s school vacation … Continue reading

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Spring YogiDetox with Cate Stillman


I just signed up for the April YogiDetox with Cate Stillman. (There are cleanses beginning this week and in May as well—see the link below for details.) I feel like kind of the poster boy for Cate’s cleanses. Last year … Continue reading

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Morning Walk Haiku


This morning, as I was on my somewhat soggy constitutional, as has been my habit during this spring cleanse, I spied a very tall cherry tree (desperately in need of some pruning). Into my head sprang some phrases I shaped massaged … Continue reading

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