Woman stands in praise before a beautiful night sky.

Awakening to a Path Beyond the Hero’s Journey

That moment when the crowd you are facing is standing and enthusiastically exclaiming their appreciation with applause, yelps, and hoots… I’m back in Jenny Sauer-Klein’s Game Changers workshop at Impact Hub Oakland about a year ago. In the last exercise of the evening, we separate into teams of 8 people and take turns receiving a Standing O. I remember luxuriating in the appreciative energy, alternatively …

February 1: Ujima

We do not inherit the planet from our parents; we borrow it from our children ~ indigenous wisdom Today is the first day of our practice.  Ideally, this morning before you actually get too far into your day, you will stop what you are doing, and take a couple of deep breaths. Then take five to ten minutes to work …