Posts Tagged: Family

Breaking Free by Getting Jailed in Whiting, Indiana

  According to Carbon Brief’s analysis, we’re on track to pass 1.5 degrees Celsius temperature rise within 5 years. It’s hard to integrate this fact into daily lives that proceed in the ordinary way. As the laws of physics implement

Breaking Free by Getting Jailed in Whiting, Indiana

  According to Carbon Brief’s analysis, we’re on track to pass 1.5 degrees Celsius temperature rise within 5 years. It’s hard to integrate this fact into daily lives that proceed in the ordinary way. As the laws of physics implement

We Cannot Love What Is Not

Helen MacDonald’s memoir, H is for Hawk, is about falconry as mourning in the wake of her father’s sudden death. It’s a unique project, with a lot of love and pain built in. I wouldn’t have thought to read it until

We Cannot Love What Is Not

Helen MacDonald’s memoir, H is for Hawk, is about falconry as mourning in the wake of her father’s sudden death. It’s a unique project, with a lot of love and pain built in. I wouldn’t have thought to read it until

Stuffaloes Go Roaming

  A lot of babies in my orbit these days, the new kids of people I love. I’ve been celebrating by figuring out how to make different kinds of animals for them. Then I get these pictures, and my heart

Stuffaloes Go Roaming

  A lot of babies in my orbit these days, the new kids of people I love. I’ve been celebrating by figuring out how to make different kinds of animals for them. Then I get these pictures, and my heart

Yoga for Climate Action: Aparigraha

You have the right to your labor, but not to the fruits of your labor. Never consider yourself the cause of the results of your activities, and never become attached to not doing your duty. -Baghavad Gita 2.47 Aparigraha (non-grasping)

Yoga for Climate Action: Aparigraha

You have the right to your labor, but not to the fruits of your labor. Never consider yourself the cause of the results of your activities, and never become attached to not doing your duty. -Baghavad Gita 2.47 Aparigraha (non-grasping)

The Family Practice: on loss and grooves

Words dried up when my father died. In the new year I’m finding new words, but this paragraph I wrote in June was like a lump in my throat, demanding to come first: When I was sitting by his hospital bed

The Family Practice: on loss and grooves

Words dried up when my father died. In the new year I’m finding new words, but this paragraph I wrote in June was like a lump in my throat, demanding to come first: When I was sitting by his hospital bed

Yoga for Scheuermann’s Kyphosis

I made this sequence for my god brother, but thought it might come in handy for others. Scheuermann’s Kyphosis, or Scheuermann’s Disease, is a relatively benign spinal abnormality that develops during adolescence, and can lead to back pain, typically in

Yoga for Scheuermann’s Kyphosis

I made this sequence for my god brother, but thought it might come in handy for others. Scheuermann’s Kyphosis, or Scheuermann’s Disease, is a relatively benign spinal abnormality that develops during adolescence, and can lead to back pain, typically in

A Duty of Gratitude

Vincent Van Gogh, in one of over 900 letters to his brother Theo. I learned, by way of this heart-throbby BBC docudrama, that he was once a lay preacher to coal miners in the Borinage of Belgium, and only began painting

A Duty of Gratitude

Vincent Van Gogh, in one of over 900 letters to his brother Theo. I learned, by way of this heart-throbby BBC docudrama, that he was once a lay preacher to coal miners in the Borinage of Belgium, and only began painting