At the Cult of the Breast

This morning at 8 am I had my first visit to the Cult of the Breast – a radiology clinic. I was greeted with low lighting and sweet women who chatted easily about, and poked their fingers easily around, my lumpy breast. A week and a half ago I found a lump in my...

Yoga and Addiction – Beyond the Western Recovery Paradigm

The commonly understood practice of yoga, yoga postures, offer a healthy way for people dealing with addiction issues to relieve stress, exercise the body and relax. These benefits are an excellent, evidence based complement to other therapies for addiction. A broader...

Seane Corn's image gets a makeover

Seane Corn has been twiddling with her image. Arguably the most photographed yogini in America,  Corn regularly shows up in, or on the cover of Yoga Journal lithe, coiffed, blissful and airbrushed to forever-young perfection. She’s been on the cover four times...

Just Switched My Site Over to WordPress

I’m a late bloomer in general – my husband says it was because I was induced at birth (that’s his excuse too). I think many babies born in the 60s were induced so maybe it’s the excuse of everyone on the Baby-boomer/Gen X cusp.  It took me a...