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To Nuwanda!

A few blog posts ago, I referred to Dead Poets Society, the 1989 movie featuring Robin Williams in the role of an “unorthodox” English teacher trying to get his students to see their lives as one of individual worth and expression. 608 more words

Navel Gazing

A Tiny Mountain

Procrastination is such a strange thing. I hate it, but I can’t resist it. Unless I already did.

It’s so difficult to avoid, but at the same time so easy. 307 more words

Navel Gazing

"This Is Not A Situation For A Jet Engine"

This week was rough for Tiny. He got in trouble at school. In fact, his teacher told me Wednesday that since Christmas break he had been having a hard time. 1,160 more words

The Love of Thousands

When my students are in savasana, I pray.  I sit cross-legged on my mat, hands open to face the sky, eyes closed, the sweet, restful peace that comes after practice filling the room.   725 more words


some clarity behind a #vaguepost

I was out of commission earlier this week, and that’s maybe not even the right way to say it.  I was run over by a virus, which left me as a barely functioning human being.   651 more words