I am so honored to have had my essay, "Through Norway," listed as a Notable Essay in the Best American Essays 2018 edition. It's an incredible honor and I'm stunned Robert Atwan even had the opportunity to read my essay, let alone liked it enough to include it on a list with the likes of Wendell Berry, Philip Lopate and Tony Hoagland (one of my literary heroes).
I'm really pleased to share my most recent piece with Elephant Journal--"A Lesson in Radical Forgiveness."The essay explores the difficult nature of forgiving those who harmed us, but how we only hurt ourselves when we remain unable to forgive.
I wrote an open letter to my male yoga clients, which Elephant Journal published. Please enjoy!
To my male clients:
Before beginning this letter, I feel obliged, given the current state of contemporary gender politics, to first note that this is not a letter of sardonic wit, but is, in fact, a letter of genuine appreciation.
I recently met a brilliant female scholar at the University of Oxford, and through our conversation,...
I'm so pleased that I've had a piece appear on Elephant Journal.
Please click here to visit my article about how the sex scandals presently rocking Hollywood aren't so different than the sex scandals that have plagued the yoga community for decades--and my ideas about how we cope with these scandals.