How does beauty become fierce?

How does beauty become fierce?

It’s at precisely these times, with the world in trouble and calamity, that the calling within each of us becomes louder and more pronounced. We can hear the rumblings of deep purpose and conviction, initiating what Jean Houston calls ‘jump time.’ Times of crisis and...
Playing with Fire: astrology & your creative power

Playing with Fire: astrology & your creative power

You may not know this about me, but I was raised on astrology. My mom has been speaking this language to me from the time I was born, and I have since been very blessed to have an abundance of smart astro-friends who keep me up to date on the keynotes as they come...

The Hostess I Couldn’t Find

from Beth Lorio for A Teaspoon of Water: Contemplative Arts Salon For the last installment of my series on the Salon, I wanted to bring the tradition up to a hostess of our Century, maybe even of our country. A name jumped out at me on the Wikipedia “Salon” page: Ruth...
What’s this beautiful thing?

What’s this beautiful thing?

What’s this beautiful thing called authentic movement? Getting ready to teach the next Movement for Earthlings series, I’ve been reflecting on what I love most about this approach to the body. When I am inside the movement, my attention is fully with my breathing...
The Dharma of Patti Smith

The Dharma of Patti Smith

“We give up aggression, both toward ourselves, that we have to make a special effort to impress people, and toward others, that we can put something over on them.”  from the Dharma Art Letter, by Chogyam Trungpa Last month, many of us saw and were deeply moved by...

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